Tag Archives: Georgia Southern University

SEO for a Dummy

The following is in response to “SEO for Dummies” by Peter Kent. SEO for Dummies is a little different from the books that I like to read for leisure, so it’s no surprise that this read was indeed not for … Continue reading

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Reel Bad Arabs

The following is in response to Sut Jhally‘s documentary “Reel Bad Arabs.” The Arabic Club at Georgia Southern University showed the film “Reel Bad Arabs.” This documentary unearths how movies produced in Hollywood vilify the Arab people by generalizing or … Continue reading

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On Craft: Showing

In every writing class that I have taken as part of my writing and linguistics major here are Georgia Southern University a professor has used the phrase “show, don’t tell.” And each professor explained it more or less in the … Continue reading

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The Wars We Inherit (Part 1)

The following is in response to Dr. Lori E. Amy’s book “The Wars We Inherit: Military Life, Gender Violence, And Memory.” Dr. Amy, an associate professor at Georgia Southern University and respected friend, uses her own life as an example … Continue reading

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Cooking for Graduation

To celebrate our dear friend Xavier’s graduation from Georgia Southern University with a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering, the gang prepared some dishes for a party thrown in his honor.  

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Arben Theodhosi (Part 2)

In another email, Petro told me about his favorite Theodhosi painting: “First off, all I see [is] a woman, some red and some dark spots. The face and the body [of] a woman usually represent something pure, something innocent and … Continue reading

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Arben Theodhosi (Part 1)

In 1992, Arben Theodhosi unveiled forty of his works in oil at a personal exhibition at the National Gallery of Art. Most of the pieces of art were derived during a time when he and his family were exiled by … Continue reading

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