A few years ago, some of my senior colleagues at Kent State University decided to start a pedagogy discussion group. Almost all of us in the group were heavily invested [...]
Introduction I wrote this brief guide for my advance undergraduate and graduate students. The purpose was not to teach them the basic mechanics of essay writing, for that they [...]
During my recent visit to Pakistan, I was finally able to procure the unabridged version of Tilism Hoshruba. My brother, an avid reader and collector of all things rare, was [...]
This is the final essay in a series of four essays about academic publishing.
Writing the First Draft Needless to say, there are plenty of good books, especially written by composition theorists and scholars, that can help you learn the art of crafting the [...]
Academic Publishing I understand that there are hundreds of books that explain the mechanics of academic publishing. My aim here is not to dwell on the mechanics, but [...]
Why Publish? Remember, humanities publication is always a conversation with past and contemporary scholars in your field of study. Most graduate students have to take a writing course in their first [...]