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End-of-semester overload

Brain overload. I’ve got three final papers and two projects due in a week and a half. Oh, and I’m going away to spend the Easter weekend with the kiddos, so I don’t expect to get much done until early … Continue reading

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New Blog: Save the Mural!

I just got word about a new blog devoted to saving the History of Maine Labor mural, recently removed from our Department of Labor. Go here to check it out. Many thanks for your supportive comments and for passing the … Continue reading

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I Resolve to be Irresolute!

Happy New Year, folks! Have you taken stock of the past year? Made your resolutions for 2011? It seems like almost everywhere I look and listen – TV, newspaper, magazines, blogs – everyone is resolving to eat better, exercise more, … Continue reading

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Confession: I don’t Facebook

I don’t Facebook, and I don’t tweet. I don’t do any of that social networking stuff. I think I’m afraid of being sucked in, constantly checking walls or friending people or whatever else you do when you’re on Facebook. See, … Continue reading

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Sandy is Just Dandy

How lucky am I that I ended up saving a general elective until my last year of classes? I’m taking The American Movie, and as you might guess, we watch American movies (or excerpts), discuss them, and write about them. … Continue reading

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Oh, How I Miss Books…

I mean novels, things of my own choosing. Sink into a chair and enter another world for a while. It’s just not happening. Not in the middle of mid-term season (one more to go). Not when chapters on structuralist and … Continue reading

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