Summer Work, Summer Play

The spring semester wrapped up two short weeks ago, and it was a bittersweet ending. Teaching brought me a lot of fulfillment this year, and my enthusiasm for history seemed to transfer to my students--several told me they were surprised to enjoy a course about historical genocides. I'm nonetheless relieved to have a few months free of the distraction from grading, and it's allowed me to gain the necessary momentum to write my fourth chapter.