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Going Public: Reimagining the PhD

7 EpisodesProduced by The Simpson Center for the HumanitiesWebsite

Welcome to Going Public, a podcast dedicated to exploring public scholarship and publicly-engaged teaching in the humanities. Since 2015, two successive Andrew W. Mellon funded grant initiatives under the name "Reimagining the Humanities PhD and Reaching New Publics: Catalyzing Collaboration" have s… read more


Ep. 5: Jesse Oak Taylor on "Dwelling Critically: Ecocriticism and Public-Facing Writing"

In this episode of Going Public, Professor Jesse Oak Taylor (English, University of Washington, Seattle) explores the difference between ecocriticism and environmental humanities, the value of public-facing writing, and the payoff of experimentation in doctoral education.

Episode Transcript, Sample Syllabi, and the Going Public Archive:

View Taylor's Seminar and Syllabus for "Ecocriticism: A Seminar in the Public Humanities":

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