Category Archives: Academic

Spring 2007

Returned as Visiting Lecturer to Hamilton College. Baby boy was born on February 19, 2007—and there was much rejoicing!…

Fall 2005

As Visiting Professor of English for 2005-06, I gave a fiction reading at Hamilton College. Held in the gladiatorially named “Red Pit.” I had the urge to shout “are you not entertained” at its conclusion.

Very good turnout and lively Q&A session. Nearly every member of the English Department was there to show support. I’ve …

Summer 2005

As a National Endowment for the Humanities Fellowship recipient, I spent two months at the Summer Institute directed by the East-West Center and the University of Hawaii-Manoa.…