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Classicist Does Dollywood

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Dolly Parton’s “Light of a Clear Blue Morning” is good for someone struggling to finish a dissertation.
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When I moved, five years ago, from teaching classics at the University of Cambridge to an associate professorship at the University of California at Santa Barbara, many things changed. I swapped impressive daily alcohol consumption for drinking green...

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