2013 Winter Issue 8 (March 8, 2013)
Innovation is all the rage these days; it’s the buzzword that makes the money, gets the endorsements, and makes the world move forward. It seems like anytime the economy gets brought up, innovation is not far behind.
We do a lot of theorizing at Carleton, and I understand that sometimes that theorizing gets extremely tiresome. The standard seminar format is to bombard us with conflicting views on an issue, whether it’s literary theory or sociology, and expect us to spontaneously generate our own conclusions about it.