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Some Concluding Thoughts Plus a Picture of the End

“The 846 men who comprise this far-flung army live a life of almost constant adventure.” –from Halt: A Story of the Border Patrol by Col. Daniel MacCormack With the summer coming to an end, I realize that I could easily … Continue reading

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Writing the Border

My summer project really started in my Short Fiction I class last fall, when I read a Paris Review interview with Kurt Vonnegut. As someone who had recently—and tentatively—declared a major in anthropology and a minor in creative writing, I was … Continue reading

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Summer Research in Berlin

Ian Gavigan ’14 spent six weeks of his summer research fellowship working in archives and libraries in Berlin, Germany. He didn’t spend all his time there buried in old newspapers. Here, Ian enjoys a late afternoon in Berlin’s neighbor to … Continue reading

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