Reflections on the opening of a photography exhibit of the 1896 Olympics in Athens, historical research, and the Greek community of New York City.
Photos of the First Modern Olympics
Lost Your Democracy? How Long Will It Take to Get It Back?
Translator in Trouble
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How long did it take countries in the 20th century to get their democracy back after they’d lost it? On average, 21 years.
Spreading the word to free a fellow translator, Necmiye Alpay, imprisoned and charged with political “crimes” in Turkey.
Discussing Gringolandia’s portrayal of resistance and exile at a panel on historical fiction at the NCTE16 conference, and post-election choices we face today.
What the recent election says about the ideas of liberty, democracy, and global leadership that have combined to represent “American Exceptionalism.”
Where I cancel my cable TV service after the company jacked up my rates. Because large corporations are not our friends.