"there is a secret bond between slowness and...
between speed and forgetting. Consider this utterly commonplace situation: a man is walking down the street. At a certain moment, he tries to recall something, but the recollection escapes him. Automatically, he slows down. Meanwhile, a person who wants to forget a disagreeable incident he has just lived through starts unconsciously to speed up his pace, as if he were trying to distance...
I just got my term paper back
and am delighted with my professor’s comment. She says: “with a little more historical layering and critical footnoting, I can imagine this as a publishable piece of work.” How does one go about getting their work published in an academic journal? The thought of being published while still an Undergrad is seriously exciting.