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My Thoughts are Murder

    Who can be serene in a country where both the rulers and the ruled are without principle? The remembrance of my country spoils my...

Freedom And/Of/From Guns

During the last day of class in my course on American exceptionalism, we got news of a gun on campus.  We turned off the lights,...

We Aren’t Here to Learn What We Already Know

What is a good question? And, how do we teach students to work at writing good questions? In my feminist and queer theories class,...

Poems on the University

1. Poem on the Xerox Machine The Xerox machine is not printing currently, But feel free to try it Later on today. We wanted you to know That we are...

Our Bonnet Syllabus

“I rose and joined Miss Jellyby, who was by this time putting on her bonnet. The time allotted to a lesson having fully elapsed,...

Playing Hell in Charleston

Daniel Payne, Clementa Pinckney and the fight against White Supremacy   The men and women massacred while studying the Bible the other night in the Emanuel...