Universities are just too big.
Create like you're going to get hit by a truck.
Starting in the late 90s, I listed my AIM handle in every syllabus. Until...
Airpods finally arrived.
I have this conceit that I have to break.
If we could all just agree that everyone's art is somehow about memory, then perhaps no one would have to declare it in their artist statements anymore?
In the meantime, if you need an artist statement, it's just as well to use this.
Your next overreach
will be the most treasured tool
of your conquerors.
Students need to get out of the habit of seeing professors as sole dispensers of knowledge.
When you say "justice,"
the deepest corners of your
heart swell with vengeance.
There is no more good.
There is no longer evil.
You need to stop worrying about what you did wrong. The only role you played was to exist. Stop pretending you galvanized their abuse.
Try on a thought or an idea or a belief, just to see how it fits.