Q&A #8: Peer Reviews

Q: Is your blog peer reivewed? A: Short answer – no. For the sake of clarification, “peer review” refers the process where one’s academic contemporaries review and validate or invalidate their work.  It’s the scholarly version of quality control. (Just imagine an “inspected by #6” sticker on the publication somewhere!)  Please assume that anything and […]

Q&A#7 – Follow up on privilege 

Follow up on Privilege I had a very supportive and encouraging friend offer some feedback regarding my post on male privilege. What specifically caught her eye was my acknowledgement that I may have benefited from other “privileges” such as “white-privilege”. Her comments were very much appreciated and thought provoking. I wanted to take a moment […]