We Write Ourselves into Being

I found a great article about writing the doctoral thesis today. This paragraph especially inspired me and reminded me of what my primary task must be for the next 18 months.

“We write ourselves into being as scholars, as particular kinds of scholars who stand for particular things, who belong to particular traditions of research, who are interested in and ‘profess’ for specific agendas. We are known by and for our writing and we can consciously shape how we represent ourselves via our writing practices.”

read Pat’s blog entry