Originally Posted by Requiem
Sounds like a fun time. One of my best friends from undergraduate got his degree in English, went on to get his MA and now is doing his PhD back where we went to school together (in exactly what you are) and is teaching at the university (lower level courses) and making a pretty solid living while completing his PhD.
I hear you on the AH&SS people getting ripped on all the time. Has happened to me a lot on this board, but couldn't care less.
Maybe you'll be a rockstar professor someday or write a book more influential than 1984.
Wait, is this a place to worry about our writing careers? If so, i have worries too.
I honestly think Kaylore meant nothing by his comment, but I have to admit i get tweaked when people associate "green jobs" with "effete." One day we'll be glad all that research is being done.