I’d like to take time out to do a post on what is happening in my personal academic life just now, which involves some good news. First, some background.
As you probably know, the life of the professional academic is highly unusual – bizarre when you think about it. Here I am, a 62-year old, who organizes his entire life around semesters. Really? Shouldn’t that have stopped, like, 40 years ago? Yeah, well, for most of us. But not us professorial ...Continue Reading →