https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-hpwiv-edac69 In this episode Jay and I discuss a recent interview with the famous (and infamous) Judith Butler.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-8ai6c-ecdfbc In this video, I discuss my 44th Birthday...and why it friggin matters to me.
I spent a lot of time, trying to put my feelings about this generational thing into a prose piece but nothing seemed to work. But the truth is, some things can only be said in verse. So, check this out: When we were old enough to sit up on our own, Mom and Pop plopped … Continue reading Generation Jones
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-xcth4-ecb96a Jay and I talk about turning mid-40s and hitting the Midlife.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-75w2y-ebfff7 In this episode I look at different English Department statements from across the country and where they appear to be taking Literary Studies.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-nk7hz-ebb4e9 In this episode, Jay and I discuss how the Universities are falling apart through critical race theory.
“The summer began on May 25, when the police officer Derek Chauvin knelt on George Floyd’s neck for 8 minutes and 46 seconds in Minneapolis, Minnesota, suffocating his pleas for life. Largely peaceful demonstrations followed, and Trump tweeted: ‘These THUGS are dishonoring the memory of George Floyd, and I won’t let that happen.’ He added, ‘When the … Continue reading The Hate Machine Essays: Cherry-Picking for an Affluent Liberal Class.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-kamzd-eaf59b In this episode I present a quick case of why I think Hester Prynne is one of the best female characters ever written.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-svd9r-ead28b In this episode, Jay and I discuss what "safe spaces" mean and how we consider "triggers" in academic settings.
https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-kcbhw-ea675c An update on the White House Memo on Critical Race Theory Training in the Federal Government