“Was not their mistake once more bred of the life of slavery that they had been living?—a life which was always looking upon everything, except mankind, animate and inanimate—‘nature,’ as people used to call it—as one thing, and mankind as another, it was natural to people thinking in this way, that they should try to make ‘nature’ their slave, since they thought ‘nature’ was something outside them” — William Morris

Friday, January 7, 2011

Job interview advice on the fly

Here I am at MLA and I just ran into one of our job candidates. I gave him 3 tips:

1) no need to prove you're smart.
2) curate yourself. The [your name] exhibition.
3) let them talk more than you

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