A Pleasant Chat About A Less-Than-Pleasant Problem: An Interview With Patty Limerick About the Academic Job Market

Erstwhile blog sat down with Patty Limerick to talk about job prospects for graduate students.

Re-Membering the Llano: California’s Multiple Histories as an Island

Erstwhile blogger Julia Frankenbach reflects on historical and contemporary notions of California as an exotic place. California has come together more than once. In multiple histories—in matter and in mind—the massive swath of land on the western cusp of North America assembled and assumed a place on the continent. My efforts to assemble memories of…