Grad Student Housing + Pandemic Lifestyle

There have been a lot of low-flying airplanes overhead around here in grad student housing which is really not at all unusual. Living in San Diego is pretty sci-fi, especially in this “neighborhood, adjacent as we are to the hospital and various very tall buildings in suburban labyrinths with reflective …

Corona Virus, Precarity, + Embodied Labor: Week One

Monday Monday morning, March 9th, an overheard conversation between two undergraduate students in a cafe:  “Tonight is the deadline for the University to decide if they are going to do all classes online next quarter, because of the virus stuff.” “Do you think they’ll do it?”  “Nah, I don’t think …