On Sexual Assault and Invisibility

This past week I had the good fortune to read an advanced copy of a powerful book Fault Line by my good friend Christa Desir.  Fault line tells a story about a young woman who was raped and how that act of violence shatters her and how that shattering reverberates...

My good friend Katie Hinde over at Mammals Suck… Milk is running a March Madness of Mammals competition. Here is my official (and wholly ignoring copyright law) contribution: [vimeo http://www.vimeo.com/61530781 w=500&h=375] <p><a...

On Authorship

For better or worse publications are the coins of the realm in academia. They represent a basic unit of measurement by which a lab’s productivity can be measured, by which decisions on tenure and promotion are made, and a factor in how grants are allocated. For many...