Talent or Whatever

There are many interesting side conversations that came up in response to Ryan Boudinot’s horrific and self-indulgent critique of his MFA students. If you haven’t read it, waste a few minutes by going here, or just read my response for a short summary of his Goddard bash-fest.

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National Adjunct Walkout Day

Today I’m not going to drive to┬áthe University of Hawai’i at Manoa, where I spent 5 1/2 years as a PhD student – four of those years as a Graduate Assistant (stipend + ┬átuition waiver) and 1 semester as an adjunct.

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