Category Archives: Academic

A little bit of something else

I was reading a dissertation on the history of discourse on youth during the colonial period from Seoul National University the other day. This is my third time reading it over years as it is very relevant to my topic. … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, History, My Grad School Life

Keeping the Spirit Up

I think I have been doing a great job keeping my spirit up lately. I exercise a lot. I give myself a good amount of time to relax after working hard. Having a partner and good friends around helps. It … Continue reading

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Typical Misperception

I just went to a talk by a guest historian about historians’ obligation to engage in politics. The talk was straightforward. The speaker’s point was the following and she just gave a bunch of examples. Historians should engage in political … Continue reading

Posted in Academic, My Grad School Life