It is now official: on 18 September, I will have my viva. Last week I was in Coventry for a conference, but I also visited Leicester to discuss preparations. I am now ready.
I guess some apologies are in order. For the last two years, I have not been updating my blog regularly. I managed to cramp too many things into my life and eventually I had to set my priorities straight. But there are some very exciting developments, which I am happy to share with you
Between 20-22 March there was a car show in Budapest. The main theme was modified cars. However due to several factors one hall was devoted entirely to classic cars. And this is where yours truly came into the picture. In my last blog entry, I mentioned the sponsor to my forthcoming exhibition. Well, this organisation […]
Yesterday Dissertation Reviews published my short overview of Hungarian Archives. A couple hours later a press release was published by the University of Northern Iowa on their great new project. In other words: it’s time for a new blog entry! Let me wish all my readers Happy New Year with a nice Christmas photo. Hope […]
Yes, it is true. I have managed to put together an 8000-word long essay, which is up to the high standards of the School of Museum Studies. Now I can enjoy the nice meals my wife is preparing for Christmas and play with my kids. Oh, wait. It is now official. My professor praised my […]
So I had my supervision and guess what. My professor acknowledged my work, but asked me nicely to tidy it up a bit. That was 8 days ago.
Back in October, I spent a few very enjoyable days in Leicester. Now I will return to the uni for the PhD Research Week in June. And to top it all I will be able to talk about my thesis in front of a few other students. Last week I was a bit terrified […]
Once I wrote my blogpost, it was like a weight has been lifted off my chest. And I wrote over 4,000 words in two weeks. This feels great. I have to admit this was a rather intense two weeks. Aside from scoring victories in my professional work, I finally put myself together and started writing […]
I am not going to reveal anything revolutionary here. But doing my thesis is a lot harder than I expected. Well, this is not entirely true. I expected to be a challenge mentally, but now it is also a challenge on a whole new level. As a seasoned journalist, I know that the best inspiration […]