April 2016

Infinity Between One and Two

Post date: Tue, 04/12/2016 - 11:04

(Let me just say at the outset that there's a really fun interactive tool down at the bottom, but you'll have to read through my intervening essay if you want to play with it. 

Duryée History - Slavery

Post date: Wed, 04/06/2016 - 13:33

My ancestors, Huguenots, left France and settled in New York in 1675. Today we never think of them as slave owners, but recently I discovered a piece of evidence which shatters that naive presumption.