Tag Archives: escaping the label

22 TEFL-y things

I am delighted to report that a hand of friendship has been extended to this blog from the TEFL blogging community. Elly has nominated me for an ’11 Things Blogging Challenge’, so we are going to have a short break … Continue reading

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Lone Ranger Christians, Loudspeaker Christianity

The Awkward Christians Club would include in its liturgy a prayer like this. O Lord, please give us grace to forgive Lee De Forest, inventor of the vacuum tube, as well as Jensen and Pridham, inventors of the first moving-coil … Continue reading

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The Dubious Good of an English Lit Degree, Part Two

In my former post, Theophilus, I mentioned the astonishment of a fellow undergrad, Back in the Day, that anyone would want to study English literature. There seems to be a widespread belief that studying English literature is of no practical … Continue reading

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