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.
Blog question #11
On p. 62, Todorov asks: "Did the Spaniards defeat the Indians by means of signs?" Well, did they?