Monthly Archives: December 2016

2016 Year-End Assessment & 2017 Goals

It’s my usual activity around this time of year to take stock of what I accomplished during the year and formulate goals for the coming year. This year, I must say, the process has been particularly illuminating. Taking stock of … Continue reading

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Author’s Notebook | Linda B. Forgosh, Louis Bamberger: Department Store Innovator and Philanthropist

Louis Bamberger: Department Store Innovator and Philanthropist, written by Linda B. Forgosh. Brandeis University Press, 2016, 296 pp. The Whole Megillah (TWM): What got you interested in the life and work of Louis Bamberger? Linda Forgosh (LF): The idea to write the … Continue reading

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In the Spirit of Poetry Has Value | November 2016 Report

Not much to report for November as I spent most of the month grading essays and preparing and delivering two conference papers. Here are my November statistics: Poetry: No submissions, no acceptances, but four rejections to report (Green Mountains Review, Third Coast, … Continue reading

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