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Los Angeles: The Concept and the Reality

With the end of the school year wrapped up and my return to Los Angeles I am excited to return to Lineate. It seems fitting to write the first post in a while about a site-specific work in and about the city I’ve started calling home. 331 more words


Deck Spotlight: Modern RUG Delver

Story time: A few years back, my friends and I were attending Borås Spelkonvent (BSK, lit. Borås Gaming Convention), a gaming convention with Magic events traditionally focused on the eternal formats. 386 more words


The Modern Gospel 

Acts 2:41

Then those who gladly received his word were baptized; and that day about three thousand souls were added to them.

It was the Gospel. 164 more words


History as Rhetoric

There is a school of thought which says that ancient Greek and Roman historians were more interested in telling pretty stories than about critically comparing different reports to understand what had happened in the past. 963 more words


Building an army of Ed Snowdens

“The Whistleblower” — Verax. The forgotten man?! (“Can he be safely rendered yet, without too much public outcry?” say the spies).


Sycamore Row

Sycamore Row

Published: October 22, 2013, paperback July 2014

Author: John Grisham

A few months before reading this I read The Confession for the second time within less than 12 months. 239 more words

Book Review

The Liebster Award, or, Becoming Aware of an Internet Tradition

A few weeks ago Alexandra of ascholarlyskater nominated me for the Liebster Award. Thanks Alex! I see that Judith Weingarten won one of these in 2013. 1,464 more words