Monthly Archives: December 2016

La La Land (2016)

A lovely tribute to Los Angeles–and one by one it touched upon the places that we walked together, the scenes that we have seen together, the 110 and the Grand Central Market and the lighted bridge by Pasadena and the sunset by the a pier in Santa Monica (well, apparently Hermosa beach, but with the same […]

notes on academic productivity

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I’ve had the opportunity to meet a number of scholars who, by any conventional standard, are very productive and they aren’t stuffing the CV with obscure publications. And I’ve asked them, how do you manage to pull this off? Here are the answers that I get: Team work: Almost every…