A couple of things that happened recently got me cogitating on the idea of language as playground. First, I had a chance to hear Anne Curzan speak. Curzan is the talented and engaging dean of the College of Literature, Science and the Arts at the University of Michigan (my alma…
2
As the pandemic eases, increasing numbers of companies and employees are running out of health-related reasons why everyone who can work from home needs…
1
Based on a recently leaked draft majority opinion, it now seems virtually certain that Roe v. Wade will be overturned by the US Supreme Court sometime…
1
Autocracy may sometimes sound like an easy, neat, plausible solution to all of our current problems. Unfortunately, in actual practice, it doesn’t…
1
In Many Forms...
3
The War in Ukraine: What's at Stake
1
A few thoughts on the Peter Jackson Documentary about The Beatles
4
In which we discuss Joe Rogan, Neil Young and Brené Brown
1
1
See all

The Practical Utopian