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earl-merkel's picture
Feb.09.2013
In an excellent New Yorker piece on the intriguing case of Amy Bishop --the neurobiologist who killed several colleagues at the Univ of Alabama/Huntsville in 2010, and two decades earlier had killed her brother in an "accidental shooting"-- I don't think I've ever encountered a better extended...
michelle-ephraim's picture
Feb.22.2010
“Is she so hot a shrew as she's reported?”—The Taming of the Shrew, 4.1.18 It’s hard to be a shrew and still get tenure. I did it. But as we all know, Amy Bishop did not. Reading The New York Times front page story on Bishop yesterday, I was struck at the parallels between her life and mine. Amy...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Feb.16.2010
It's only about an hour drive, on a good day, from Braintree to Cambridge, Massachusetts, but they are worlds apart. And, it's not so much a question of geography, but of race. In late July,2009, you'll recall, a distinguished professor of African-American studies at one of the oldest, and best...
jayne-lyn-stahl's picture
Feb.16.2010
It's only about an hour drive, on a good day, from Braintree to Cambridge, Massachusetts, but they are worlds apart. And, it's not so much a question of geography, but of race. In late July,2009, you'll recall, a distinguished professor of African-American studies at one of the oldest, and best...