Author: Thomas Lawrence Long

Worst/Best Writing Advice

Writing for the Chronicle of Higher Education, Rebecca Schuman ponders the bad prescriptive advice to enhance writing productivity: I have heard many irritating suggestions on scholarly productivity in my time, but none get my blood aboil faster than this bit of wrongness: You must rise at some ungodly hour — 5 a.m., better yet make … Continue reading Worst/Best Writing Advice

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How to Become a Highly Productive Writer

Finding it hard to concentrate on your writing? You’re not alone. Lots of people come up with all kinds of excuses to avoid sitting down and knocking out a few pages. In this video, Fernanda Zamudio-Suaréz offers six tips that will get you off and running.    

CFP: Workshops for LGBTQ Students & Advocates

Each year in March, Connecticut’s statewide advocacy and education organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer middle school and high school students, True Colors, hosts its annual conference at the University of Connecticut. This conference is attended by thousands of students, faculty, counselors and other advocates. True Colors’ organizers seek proposals for workshops (deadline … Continue reading CFP: Workshops for LGBTQ Students & Advocates

CFP: Nursing Theories: Moving Forward through Collaboration, Application, and Innovation

Nursing Theories: Moving Forward through Collaboration, Application, and Innovation Washington, D.C., Nov 14-15, 2019, George Washington University   Call for Abstracts A collaborative theory conference sponsored by the following organizations: King International Nursing Group, Newman Systems Model Trustee Group Inc., Orem International Society, Roy Adaptation Association, Society of Rogerian Scholars, University of Connecticut School of Nursing, Watson Caring … Continue reading CFP: Nursing Theories: Moving Forward through Collaboration, Application, and Innovation

CFS: Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation

The Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer-reviewed, multimedia, open-access journal published in collaboration with the Emory Center for Digital Scholarship.  The purpose of this journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.   Our mission is to encourage dialogue among rehabilitation professionals, patients, families and caregivers … Continue reading CFS: Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation

CFP: Collaboration beyond the academy in research in dementia and culture

Working together: collaboration beyond the academy in research in dementia and culture A Dementia and Cultural Narrative Network event Friday 23rd November 2018, Institute of Modern Languages Research, Senate House, London Organisers: Dr Sarah Falcus (University of Huddersfield) and Dr Raquel Medina (Aston University) Those working in the broad area of dementia and cultural narrative are … Continue reading CFP: Collaboration beyond the academy in research in dementia and culture