Marhaba Week flashback: “Yet as the dinner wore on and jetlag took its toll, Cyrus Patell, a star literature professor from NYU New York, did just that, gliding between the tables armed with microphone and steely, talk-show affability.” I guess this picture captures what he meant. I noticed the picture today on some of the slideshows playing on the computers in the lobby of 19 Washington Square North today. I’m still getting grief at home for the quote.
Cosmopolitanism and the Liberal Arts - A talk given at Harvard University, September 2013.
The Global Network University and US Global Studies - A paper delivered at the annual meeting of the American Studies Association of Korea, Seoul, 21-22 September 2012.
Moby-Dick Big Read, Day 99: "The Doubloon - My son Liam and I read one of my favorite chapters in the novel!
Petra, Day 1 - Years after first reading "Bartleby," I make it to Petra.