Popular Culture Conference, Albuquerque NM

Southwest PCA/ACA Conference Wrap-Up “That’s the nice thing about collaborating with someone: Your work becomes a conversation.” ~ Noah Baumbach The Southwest PCA/ACA Conference in Albuquerque, New Mexico resulted in just that–a collaboration of brilliant academic minds on popular culture criticism. There were some great Eco-Crit panels at this conference! 

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A Visit to Lake Tahoe

August 14, 2013

There is nothing like a beautiful lake to inspire a reader or writer to their art. Nature cures the soul afflicted by monotony. The picture above is of the hot springs I visited at Travertine. The hot springs was just fifteen minutes down a dirt path off the road in Bodie. Lovely nature walk and

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Ireland Adventures

Ireland is a little gem of a country situated just to the West of the UK. The popular image of Ireland is that it has green countryside, friendly people, and a limitless supply of Guinness running 24/7 in every establishment. We’re glad to say that in this case the stereotype is true. Coming into Ireland

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