A few weeks ago, while making plans for a last-minute trip to Paris, I spent some time working my way through the long list of possible things to see and do on a trip of about eight days. My wife and I were going to count on Rick Steves to get us through the basics—The Louvre, Versailles, The Eiffel Tower, etc—but I really wanted to take advantage of the trip to see things related to my academic interests. Since I […]
I was just looking for another image to post to test posterous’s integration with Facebook and found this picture from last summer. Our last day in Italy we dashed down the street from the apartment we were renting to the cemetery were Antonio Gramsci was buried. It was a beautiful morning to walk in the cemetery.