The Very Idea!

I’ve set up a public mirror for the lecture-essays I’m posting to my Great Ideas class this semester. Returning to the part-time faculty gig has been good for my research. You haven’t really lived the life of an independent scholar until you’ve tried to do serious work with just a library courtesy card. So if you’re curious what has dragged me away from blogging for the last couple weeks, or are just interested in American intellectual history, check out The Very Idea! I like to think of it as a nice public place where my students can fight with my friends…

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Independent scholar, translator and archivist.