June
11th 2009
Thursday round-up: Wasatch Front edition, giddyap!

Posted under: American history, book reviews, fluff, Gender, wankers, women's history

cowgirlwagonWell, we’re getting ready to start the fun tomorrow morning at the Fifteenth Annual Omohundro Institute Conference at the University of Utah.  We had a wild ride across Wyoming yesterday–stormy but beautiful, and it’s pretty rainy here, too–seems more like Seattle than Salt Lake, but fortunately, I’m ready for anything.  Here are a few little tidbits and bon mots to keep you amused while I’m otherwise engaged tomorrow:

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2 Responses to “Thursday round-up: Wasatch Front edition, giddyap!”

  1. ADM on 11 Jun 2009 at 8:43 pm #

    I just don’t friend people I don’t know. I do sometimes wish I could blog my romantic tribulations like Crazy does … but that’s the problem with pseudonymity. Doesn’t protect the guilty.

    Left a comment on the NYT at TR’s.

    And it is thunderstorming here at BaaRamU.

  2. Indyanna on 12 Jun 2009 at 11:45 am #

    Updated weather report: clear and dry on the Wasatch Range as of Friday morning! Lookin’ around for a diplomatic history session… The conference is in an 1860s U.S. army fort, though, now absorbed into a campus non-martius. So there’s lots of military stuff to contemplate, especially the material culture of army domestic life.