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3rd week of May
Thursday, May 10th, 2007

I’ll be on campus from May 15 to May 21. I’d be happy to meet with anyone on campus at that point — just drop me an email.

Université de Paris 8
Saturday, March 31st, 2007

It was May 8, the morning after the second round of voting for the presidency in France. Sarkozy had just won, 53% to 47%; he is the president of the UMP, and the Socialist Party’s Ségolène Royal had been pretty soundly defeated. I was scheduled to give a talk at St. Denis at 10am. I […]