Dissertation Diary 2015-11-25

I meant to finish up my reading list this week, but didn’t have all the books I needed. So instead, I started on analyses for chapter 4. I’m pretty excited. I’ve got a couple small example of how to use Functional Analysis to prep for Schenker graphs, and I’m hoping to do a full Schenkerian…

Dissertation Diary 2015-11-19

I finished up some lingering edits in chapter 3 and did some more finessing on chapter 2, thanks to edits from advisors. As it stands, I now have 12k some words and 50 pages in chapter 2, for total current document length of 123 pages and 28k words. One more chapter next quarter, and then…

Dissertation Diary 2015-11-12

Whew. This week I cleaned up all the citations – I’ve only got one left that I returned the book too soon. All the others I had the book, good notes, or could find the proper pageĀ on google books. I also started planning out which pieces I’d like to highlight in chapter 4 – the…

Dissertation Diary 2015-11-05

Today I cleaned up the second half of chapter 2, going thru edits that I received several weeks ago. I hope to have more edits of the first half of chapter 2 to work on next week. Right now, Chapter 2 is 46 pages. I probably should do some reading this afternoon, but I might…