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DPF / Hall

For rain again, from the Jacaranda Review issue I share with Barry Spacks, Alfred Corn, and Daniel Hall, Fall 1986, Vol. II, No. 1. More here on Daniel Hall: 29 more words


update post

hi there potential reader(s).

two things:

  • I know I haven’t been posting much lately.
    • I’ve been revising a lot rather than writing new pieces.
      • I’d post revised pieces but they’re a lot like the unrevised pieces I start with.
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Fashionable Bigotry 101 – A Crash Course on Hipster Racism

This was an article that I wrote and was subsequently published on ACVoice

“Wong Brothers Laundry Service—Two Wongs Can Make It White” and “Wok-N-Bowl—Let the Good Times Roll—Chinese Food & Bowling.” were a couple of T-shirts that were released and dramatically recalled by Abercrombie & Fitch a decade ago. 1,777 more words

Culture Shock: Les Toilettes Edition

(Gina Faldetta)– Some things the French don’t do: smile when they walk down the street, talk loudly, drink a lot of water, run in the early morning, or take coffee to go. 597 more words

Amherst College

What the f#$% is a research college?

(Craig Campbell)– In May, the College released the Strategic Planning Draft Report. This document, in its final iteration, will guide a major campaign to raise funds for the improvements proposed in each of the report’s four categories. 472 more words


Absurd, Crazy, and Read for Filth

(Gina Faldetta)– I’ve been called absurd by friends and foes alike. AC Voice commenters like to lob it at articles that challenge existing power structures as if by deeming an article “absurd” they can effectively conceal the glaring inequalities proved by numerical evidence. 375 more words


College Tour

Traveling through Massachusetts, Vermont, and New Hampshire today meant lots of time in the car, but stops at Amherst College, Smith College, and Dartmouth (after dark, so no pictures of that campus yet). 24 more words