Tumblr and Terminology

In the last several weeks, I have been starting to make much more focused effort on my M.A. thesis. For my thesis, I am planning on studying Tumblr's changed adult content policy and how this so-called "porn ban" represented a flashpoint between a platform's corporate owners and its users. I recently defended my prospectus, and … Continue reading Tumblr and Terminology

“Well what do you mean by that?” – Being Mixed-Race

I’ve never really considered myself the type to write these kinds of longform think-pieces. However, I’ve recently been grappling with the issues of race, identity, and my own experiences in higher education. And perhaps the longform think-piece is best outlet for me. This is something that is difficult for me to write. For the last … Continue reading “Well what do you mean by that?” – Being Mixed-Race