Bio Historian (U Chicago), author SF/Fantasy, composer; Renaissance/18thC, classics, censorship, radical thought, manga, disability/chronic pain ExUrbe.com Location Hyde Park, Chicago Tweets 15,8K Followers 7,3K Following 430 Account created 17-09-2012 02:16:52 ID 828160430
Buffer : #SomethingBeautiful to brighten your feed: lovely detail of a figure representing the virtue of Faith, in a Verrocchio relief (from the DC exhibit). Look at that stunning, serene face! #historypix
iPhone : 1/ Basilica de Santa Maria Maggiore #Roma conserva la planta estrictamente basilical y la estructura paleocristiana primitiva. Es un edificio que muestra estilos arquitectónicos diversos, desde el paleocristiano hasta el Barroco.
iPhone : Barry TorchBrian Maxson I copied all the notes from all the manuscripts into my Loeb using a different ink color for each, creating a unified volume with all the Renaissance annotation. Then in the last year of my PhD the book got drenched and the ink ran. But I finished the dissertation anyway.
Buffer : Day 9/10 historian book challenge: post 10 books that have affected me AS A HISTORIAN & challenge another 2 join (challenged by Barry Torch challenging Brian Maxson Prompt is to share just the cover w/o context ,but this book IS context: the long path of the dissertation
Twitter Web App : Ada Palmer @🏡 Challenge: juxtapose something youre reading 4 work or project w/ current pleasure. (Im not tagging extra ppl because Im a bit lazy and also usually unresponsive when I get tagged.)
Im quite pleased at how my two main current reads are colour-coordinated.
Twitter Web App : Wow! Ada Palmer @🏡 has been interviewed a lot, but this is the best I’ve seen. Fresh & new, deeply historical but directly applicable to thinking about Covid and about the singularity. twitter.com/Ada_Palmer/sta…