Daily Archives: November 21, 2010

A Musing On Recommendations

Sometimes you find out a lot more about someone, and reveal a lot more about yourself, as a graduate student when you look for recommendations.  For anyone who has applied to graduate school, and often even undergraduate programs, there was … Continue reading

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Book Review: Cultures Of The World: Somalia

Cultures Of The World:  Somalia, by Susan M. Hassig This book provides an interesting answer to a profound question:  how does one write a somewhat sunny and optimistic book about an imaginary state with a dismal history without a complete … Continue reading

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A Note On Google Searches On Fuente Ovejuna

Dear readers, It has come to my attention that my note on contested legitimacy in Fuente Ovejuna has now entered the search categories of Google.  I have several things to say about this.  First, whomever has come on to my … Continue reading

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