Academia as a vocation. Thoughts on teaching, scholarship, and the other things that the privilege of being an academic affords the ability to think about. I also use this blog when I teach as a central repository of stuff related to various courses, so you'll find some of that if you browse here too.
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Which science-fiction author am I?
His style is often stilted, but he created what some consider the greatest SF novel of all time.