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I spent the weekend at a conference for historians, and as I walked away from the conference hotel to catch the shuttle to the airport, I found myself thinking about the processes involved in this thoroughly enjoyable social and intellectual … Continue reading
Never would have believed I’d be living for the weekend.
Wednesday of the first week. Much organizing.
Right. Two out of three syllabi complete. I’ll complete the other on the train to Washington tomorrow. And Skype into the two classes that are meeting on Thursday. I dropped off the dog this morning, and my notes for the … Continue reading
Less than a week until the first day of classes. It’s not at all outside my experience to feel like I need more time, like January break is too short. So I feel that way again, no surprise. We’ll see … Continue reading
Submitting grades for the fall semester marks a significant turning point in our long break. The time between the end of classes and the beginning of the new year is fundamentally lost to a combination of grading and the usual … Continue reading