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Skater Boy

Last month the Times reported that Andy Kessler died at the age of forty-eight. Kessler, as the obituaries page explained, brought skateboarding …

On Writing about Questions

This semester I am once again immersed in Emerson. My students are reading and thinking about his language in my introduction to …

The Ecological Thought

Someone asked me the other day about my scholarship and I promised to post something about my recent writing. Here is a …

From the Editor’s Desk

It is difficult to  sustain a writing project during an academic term. Hence the interval between semesters is the time when ideas …

From the Classroom

I’m back at the College after our six month sabbatical in India, teaching three courses this semester, and already thinking about book …

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