#AltAc. It stands for Alternate Academia and is more than just a trending hashtag nowadays, it's also a pursuit for many trained academics. With dire statistics for how many Ph.D. graduates will be offered a life-sustaining position within the institution of academia, many academics are creating media offshoots of their research and translating their work into social media venues for a variety of reasons: to leverage for a paid position, for the creativity of increased perspectives, for the opportunities that new medias present, and for the very same reason that colleges exist - to educate the public and make research and intellectualism affordable and accessible.
"GIRL REPORTERS" & BREAKING THE RULES FOR BREAKING NEWS
Extended Deadline- Call for Book Chapters for the Edited Collection: Marginalized Women and Work in 20th- and 21st-Century British and American Literature and Media