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Wrapping up Our Final Week and the End of the Semester

November 19, 2020

And here it goes, the final blog post for English 105.091. Thinking about it, it’ll be weird not logging onto zoom every Tuesday and Thursday and listening to Paul and working on peer feedback in our breakout rooms (The Four … Continued

Our Final Week Together

November 18, 2020

Ladies and Gentlemen, we have made it to the end. Tuesday the 17th marked our last class together and it was the last day of classes for everyone. This week has been incredibly stressful with all of our final projects … Continued

Paul Blom’s SAMLA Conference Panel

November 18, 2020

In the SAMLA Conference Panel 09-12, Paul Blom and co-host Desire Ameigh lead a panel titled “Scandalous Profession(al)s: Sovereignty, Authority, and Secrecy”. Following the Conference’s theme of scandal, this panel discusses the scandal involved in the development of past societies. … Continued

Reflection on Paul Blom’s SAMLA Presentation

November 17, 2020

In his presentation for the South Atlantic Modern Language Association (SAMLA), Paul Blom speaks on Weidman’s use of a newborn’s death to comment on systemic forms of oppression that may lead a young black mother to discard her child down … Continued

Week 14: The End is in Sight!

November 16, 2020

After a long semester unlike any we have experienced before, the end is in sight. However, week fourteen proved to be perhaps the most difficult thus far for many students. This week was sandwiched between the anxiety regarding the presidential … Continued

Week 14: The End of a Rollercoaster of a Semester

November 14, 2020

The beginning of week fourteen brought much stress and tension among students in our class. With the buildup of anxiety from the election and the highly controversial results, to the stress brought by the incoming final exams of our first … Continued

Opportunistically Spooky: New Opportunities with Old Fears

November 2, 2020

Halloween night, a full moon, college students; the spookiest combination— not to mention the national pandemic and the upcoming election. Don’t worry, I will leave those latter points for the next week. Reflecting on the week, on the surface, the … Continued

Halloween Week

November 2, 2020

Annie Henegar Full Moon, Blackouts, and Spooky Weather. Halloween week. This past week was by far one of the spookiest weeks I have experienced in my life. The week started off with crazy rain and winds. It caused a blackout … Continued

Week 11: Error 404 – Paul Not Found

October 26, 2020

Murphy’s Law is a concept that can be frequently observed when it comes to technology and taking online classes. Every puzzle piece including: WiFi, multiple people operating and maintaining their own devices, and learning how to troubleshoot a new online … Continued