Welcome to Scholarly Wanderlust by Dr. Erica Mongé-Greer

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After a whole round of academic post applications, which resulted in mostly rejection emails, I am resigning for a while to focus on reading and writing. My current book contract will be complete soon and then I look forward to diving back into my dissertation research and reforming the research into a book so that others can enjoy reading about the topic that I have loved working on for so many years.

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  • The Left Hand of Darkness, Right Hand of Light
    “Light is the left hand of darknessand darkness the right hand of light.Two are one, life and death, lyingtogether like lovers in kemmer,like hands joined together,like the end and the way.”― Ursula K. Le Guin, The Left Hand of Darkness Ursula K. Le Guin was an award-winning sci-fi author. One of her masterpiece creations is a book entitled The Left Hand of Darkness. The reader embarks on a long journey before the poem above is included, revealing the titular allusion to an eastern-style philosophy that is often represented inner own world by the popular yin yang symbol where yin and…