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Thoughts on academic blogging

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Here’s why academics should write for the public Jonathan Wai, Duke University and David Miller, Northwestern University There’s been much discussion about the needless complexity of academic writing. In a widely read article in The Chronicle of Higher Education last year, Steven Pinker, professor of psychology at Harvard and author of several acclaimed books including The Sense of Style, analyzed why academic writing is “turgid, soggy, wooden, bloated, clumsy, obscure, unpleasant to read, and impossible to understand.” More recently, Jeff Camhi, professor emeritus of biology […]