Life of a History PhD

“Depression is such a cruel punishment. There are no fevers, no rashes, no blood tests to send people scurrying in concern. Just the slow erosion of the self, as insidious as any cancer. And, like cancer, it is essentially a solitary experience. A room in hell with only your name on the door.”
tiny lungs:   (via desertionexodus)

(Source: thissickwonderland, via wannabeaplatinumblonde)

For Women in Academia

thephdgirl:

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If you’re a woman in academia (or any structure of power dominated by men),

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(okay, not always, but oh, so often)

And unfortunately, there’s really no basis for this crap.

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But we’re here to change the system:

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So if anyone tries to tell you or make you feel that you are less because you’re a woman, tell them this:

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Fuck sexism.

(via teatealovelytea)

WHEN I GET MY FIRST PUBLICATION

whatshouldwecallgradschool:

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