Mourning What Never Was: Saying Goodbye to my Career in Academia

Deciding to leave academia has been a difficult and rewarding intellectual and emotional process.

Friends, Romans, countrymen, lend me your ears. I come not to praise my academic career, but to bury it.

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Dr. Thomas J. West III

Dr. Thomas J. West III

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Ph.D. in English | Film and TV geek | Lover of fantasy and history | Full-time writer | Feminist and queer | Liberal scold and gadfly