Monthly Archives: August 2013

The Truth, Trauma and the Law by Ruth Littlewood

Originally posted on School of Languages and Cultures Postgrads:
In The Limits of Autobiography Leigh Gilmore comments on the tenuous link between justice and the Law, highlighting how the Law is fetishised as the arbiter of truth without taking into consideration its limitations as an institution. This includes an historical bias against women and children,…

Interdisciplinarity Isn’t Just a Word by Ellie Roberts

Originally posted on School of Languages and Cultures Postgrads:
Journals are an essential part of academic life. Publishing articles isn’t a mere box-ticking exercise to carry out as part of an academic career or the requirements of a university (though obviously, it’s quite important for both of those reasons) – it’s also a way of…