Peter Conlin

Peter Conlin is a research fellow at the Institute for European and America Studies at Academia Sinica in Taipei. His research explores the visual culture of neoliberalism and questions of fashionability and outmodedness. He also is extremely proficient in using Microsoft Excel, has very good organizational skills, and can work under pressure and complete tasks on time without supervision.

October 22, 2012 Eating White Crow (living it down at Pearson Education)

Casual basics These are notes about my experience working at Pearson Education, aka Edexcel, as a temp and short term contract worker. My preoccupation here is to explore neoliberalism in the work place by looking at corporate language and visual styles, and also to detail my unease with respect to working for a corporation that…