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“Some Kind of a Man,” Indeed: recapping the beginning of the Orson Welles Blogathon.

Some fine bloggers have stepped up to deconstruct the life and work of Orson Welles, with entries on the length and breadth of his career.

By |2019-09-03T19:08:45-07:00September 3rd, 2019|Movies|4 Comments

My “Norway Drought” article is featured on NiCHE’s Environmental History Worth Reading! [video]

Big thanks to NiCHE for featuring one of my articles!

By |2015-01-12T11:44:53-08:00January 12th, 2015|Academics, Environment, History, Interact|0 Comments

My 10 favorite articles of 2014 (Part II): No No NaNo, Norway sizzles, and farewell Montgomery.

My favorite articles of 2014, numbers 6, 5 and 4.

By |2014-12-30T20:30:40-08:00December 30th, 2014|Books, Climate Change, Environment, Interact, Writing Craft|0 Comments

The year climate change came to Norway: The great drought of 1947.

After the brutal summer of 1947, Norwegian farmers were slaughtering their livestock to stretch their supplies. Was climate change to blame?

By |2014-12-15T20:30:00-08:00December 15th, 2014|Climate Change, Environment, History, Spotlight|0 Comments