Kobe Yank-Jacobs

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Words about Words Dylan Wrote: Response to Nobel Prize

Words about Words Dylan Wrote: Response to Nobel Prize

| October 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

“While most artists’ songs get stuck in your head, Dylan’s words were stuck in mine.”

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Sensing, Rain

Sensing, Rain

| October 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

and the restless torture of pure thought.

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Municipal Annexation: Part III, Comm. Ave. and the Megacity That Never Was

Municipal Annexation: Part III, Comm. Ave. and the Megacity That Never Was

| October 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

How Allston-Brighton joined Boston, how the home of BU’s campus was developed, and how Boston stopped growing.

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Municipal Annexation: Part II, Boston’s Growth

Municipal Annexation: Part II, Boston’s Growth

| October 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

How Boston acquired 90% of its territory and how a resistant municipality changed America’s pattern of suburban, urban relations.

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Municipal Annexation: Part I

Municipal Annexation: Part I

| October 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

An introduction to municipal annexation including the oddity of Los Angeles.

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Spring Break: Where’s Walden?

Spring Break: Where’s Walden?

| August 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Quieting the brain.

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To Joann

To Joann

| March 16, 2016 | 2 Comments

For fear of losing our minds…

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The Power of Small Thinking

The Power of Small Thinking

| February 26, 2016 | 4 Comments

Shifting focus in the age of self-esteem, self-aggrandizement, and individual achievement.

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A Conversation on Common Ground in Politics

A Conversation on Common Ground in Politics

| February 11, 2016 | 1 Comment

How do we find common ground with people we disagree with politically?

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