25 Aug '11, 1am

On NUS Literature students

"Bachelor's degrees make pretty good placemats if you get 'em laminated." - Jeph Jacques *** @preius: Somehow it seems blasphemous to go into a literature tutorial and confess you read more non-fiction than fiction.. @eisen: Why not. Non-fiction is still composed of words. And don't literature students love word play? Heheh @preius: somehow it seems less acceptable. the stereotypical lit student doesn't read nonfic? to put it plainly they now think i am boring :( @eisen: Bah. Don't be too disturbed by them. Many lit students I took modules with were full of fluff and nothing else. Heck, they didn't even properly read the required readings before going to tutorial. I ended up asking many of the questions. Yes! They were lit tutorials, the lit students were largely silent, so the history major had to rescue the lesson. Pfft @preius: that's true, I think I've held my own fair...

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