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Karl Steel
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screen grab of the NYT article by J J Cohen By now you have no doubt heard that the National Policy Institute met over the weekend here in DC, where they bragged of being newly emboldened to speak their racist ideology. If yo...
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Collaboration makes the goodness happen! From the Golden Munich Psalter. by KARL STEEL This is a post to encourage you to read, and to COMMENT, on the Open Access Companion to the Canterbury Tales. Brought to you by the geniu...
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Still from Marketa Lazarová. by KARL STEEL There's a big blog post about to spring up here tomorrow, so I'm squeezing in to beat the crowds. Once you read that, obviously, those of you lucky enough to be at Leeds must go to t...
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by KARL STEEL First, thank you Jeffrey for yesterday's post ("For Friends.") If you haven't yet, I would ask that you read this article by Mariella Mosthof, this one by Justin Torres, this one by Najva Sol, and I join Alison ...
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by KARL STEEL Chinese Parrot, c 1700, collection of Marie-Antoinette, c 1785, As part of the process of assembling, expanding, and (re)writing the material for Book 2, I’ve returned to the problem of “feral children,” which...
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by KARL STEEL Read Jeffrey first. And over on twitter, he's compiled these responses, from here and elsewhere: this, this, this, and this. Colmar, Bib. municipale 0409 (493), f.1r The tale of the mouse and the frog appears i...
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by KARL STEEL [what follows is a light piece, quickly written; for a real post, see below, from Cord Whitaker, whose paper I had the great honor of witnessing at the recent London meeting of the New Chaucer Society. All the ...
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by KARL STEEL Part I is here; Part II is here; and now, finally, in as good a state as I can get it now, Part III. Last week, one of our medieval colleagues gently expressed some incredulity when I said I was trying to produc...
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Molly Zuckerman-Hartung, "Enigma-Riddle-Joke" (2015) by KARL STEEL First of all, read Jeffrey's post below, showcasing the wonderful, heartbreaking work of Dan Kline, which been so privileged to publish here often. There, Jef...
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Assistant Professor of English Literature, Brooklyn College, CUNY
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    Professor, present
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Tacoma - Olympia - Bellingham - Seattle
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Brooklyn College Medievalist
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Brooklyn College profile here.

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  • Columbia University
  • Western Washington University
  • The Evergreen State College
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okra is amazing; it's all so good.
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reviewed 12 months ago
Loved it. Everyone there is smart and fun. Great lectures, and a fine place to have coffee during the day
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reviewed 2 years ago
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caught a nail and a nasty flat at 8:30pm on a Friday 2 blocks north. They were still open and did FAST, inexpensive, and VERY GOOD work to get me rolling again so I could see the Coney Island Fireworks. Highly recommended. Really friendly too.
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reviewed 2 years ago