Paul Krause, UBC, History

Links: H548D, Graduate Seminar in Historiography

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“Syllabus Tyrannus,” the tyranny of the university syllabus

“Race and the Wilful Ignorance of Margaret Wente”

Devastating review of Nicholas Wade’s “A Troublesome Inheritance”

Steve Almond on the “Football Industrial Complex”

“The Case for Reparations,” by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Post-modern essays, available on demand

A. Sokal, “Transgressing the Boundaries”

Sokal’s home page

How to survive grad school – some good advice

More tips about how to survive grad school

Advice from Berkeley

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy

“History & Historians,” historiography at George Washington University, linked by way of the home page of the instructor, Prof. Daniel Schwartz. Check out the syllabus – good links.

Teaching Graduate Historiography: A Final Syllabus Redux, some great links

Russell Jacoby of UCLA, “Stanley Fish Turned Careerism Into a Philosophy”

Najla Said, “My father, Edward Said”

Andrew Delbanco, “What is College For?” & “The Universities in Trouble”