Posting has been nonexistent this week due to being busy and incredibly tired. Hopefully the improved spring weather will thaw me out. On the upside, I’ve been reading more.
Speaking of race, the Chronicle of Higher Education published a piece mocking the whole field of Black Studies based on reading the titles of (proposed) dissertations (and a paragraph description). Tressie mc had a trenchant response. The faculty and students also responded.
And segueing from race via race and statistics (and eugenics), most of Galton’s works are now online.
Dirac’s thoughts on math and physics.
A touching film about 9/11 from Eusong Lee from CalArts.