Tag: introductions

Introducing myself

Hello, readers of the Duck!Dan Nexon has very kindly invited me to do some guest blogging at this site.Introducing myself in brief: I’m an Australian academic with an over-fondness for cigars. Working at King’s...

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Overdue introduction

We’re pleased to introduce a new guest blogger, PM, whose first post — on the contemporary field of International Political Economy (IPE) and the continuing financial crisis — appears just below. He should do...

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Hello, my name is ….

I wrote my college admissions essay to the University of Chicago about a very bad country song (the B-side to a single) called “The Cape,” by Kathy Mattea. It is about a boy who ties a flour sack around his neck as a cape, and...

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Plenty of unwrapping to do

“I cannot forecast to you the action of Russia. It is a riddle, wrapped in a mystery, inside an enigma; but perhaps there is a key. That key is Russian national interest.”Russia observers love to trot out...

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