An English Scholar Under a (Volcanic) Cloud

Lucas Jackson, Reuters

As the eruption of Iceland's Eyjafjallajokull volcano eased on Wednesday, academics stuck in Britain were making plans to return home.
April 21, 2010

Joseph Bristow has been stranded in Ireland since a volcanic ash cloud halted air travel in Britain. Mr. Bristow, a professor of English at the University of California at Los Angeles, went to Ireland for a conference and to meet with researchers…

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