Clarissa's Blog

An academic's opinions on feminism, politics, literature, philosophy, teaching, academia, and a lot more.

New Programs

My university just opened a master’s program in “diversity and social justice.”

But wait, there’s worse news. We also started an MFA in “creative writing.” 

Quotation marks are mine because I can’t take this shit seriously.


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2 thoughts on “New Programs

  1. Your writing is a fine enough example of genuine creative writing.
    I’m assuming the academic version is more along the lines of the formulaic and clinically and procedurally scripted type of fare.


  2. Fie upon this quiet on said:

    MFA in creative writing = a program for insecure people who want to be the next George RR Martin but, like him these days, refuse to ever sit down and, you know, write…


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