food photo, linguistics sillypost 

trans issues, academia 

things I love about German 

in the modern world, museum exhibits often frame art in harsh, clinical, all-white surroundings whose ‘neutrality’ is too seldomly discussed (see Batchelor, « Chromophobia » for more; compare the Japanese tea ceremony for a radically different approach to appreciating art objects).

at the Ruhr-Universität, our dystopic nightmare of a beautiful Brutalist library provides quite another atmosphere to the colourful paintings in this corridor.

academic branding sillypost, Ruhr-Universität Bochum 

<del>Columbus</del> <del>Thorfinn Kárlsefni</del> <ins>a few monkeys on a raft</ins>

structured procrastination, thesis 

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A book about making trees and the authors are together called Baumsmith (Baum=tree).

(via @skalyan )

facing one's gaps in knowledge 

I knew with total certainty what this footnote was going to cite, and it was. Kudos Forkel et al. 2018.

(link from second screenshot for convenience: xkcd.com/927 )

phonology sillypost 

tengwar 

grant proposal venting 

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