April 1, 2013
Ivory Tower Fiber Freak Comes Clean
During a teaching release following my third-year review, I made a discovery. While scientists might develop insights into the treatment of diseases, and humanists trained in the study of books and history might locate a hitherto unpublished manuscript or the long-lost letters of a famous author, I found knitting.
While visiting a friend and colleague who is a passionate, practiced knitter, I glanced at a magazine open on her table. Its glossy, colorful pages featured