Announcing the CAT Award for Academic Cover Design

The CAT Award for Academic Cover Design is bestowed biannually to the press, designer, and author(s)/editor(s) responsible for producing a book whose cover design puts to shame the old notion that a scholarly book must be a dreadful thing to look at.

PhD Applications and the Dreaded Statement of Purpose

Notes on the What and Why Applying to graduate school is one of the toughest decisions you will make; but you don't need me to remind you that, because if you're here for advice then you've already heard that line from every "how to" guide. It's an important point, but its proliferation in discussions of … Continue reading PhD Applications and the Dreaded Statement of Purpose