A.J. Wildey studied abroad in Cuzco, Peru where she conducted original field research on traditional farming beliefs and practices. In her interview, she describes the importance of being an agent of her own learning needs in an academic culture which did not offer formal instruction in and feedback on writing. At the same time, she offers insights on how the development of her language skills coincided with her ability to synthesize course readings and lived experience. Listen to her podcast.
Edited and produced by Lucile Duperron.