Backpack left on path forward

Finding the way forward.

And it’s not only that we have not gotten much done; it’s also that it’s really hard to imagine a way forward. Usually another characteristic of the transition to summer is burnout. What do we even call what’s happening now, much less recover some kind of inspiration to do research?

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Writing Challenge 2020

This February, turn a corner on writing your academic book or article manuscript by joining our annual writing challenge. Last year, Academic Writers Studio launched

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AWS every day

We’ve been asked for a more “on-the ground” sense of day-to-day interactions at the Studio. Most of what we do, however, involves conversations that (a)

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An origin story.

AWS founder Laura Holliday here to tell you how we got started. I’m a UC–Santa Barbara English and Women’s Studies PhD who started on the

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