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Emily Ogden @ENOgden Charlottesville, VA

English prof. / Writing On Not Knowing for @uchicagopress / Credulity: A Cultural History of US Mesmerism @uchicagopress / she her

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@JacobHLeveton bang goes the drum blossom dearie you send me, sam cooke preacher man, dusty springfield gold lion, the yeah yeah yeahs @ARoseCasey special plug for Phineas Finn among the Pallisers, one of my favorite novels of all time @ARoseCasey Trollope, the Palliser novels, is the answer but if you don't like that idea, Muriel Spark?
12/2
2020
@upstaterica https://t.co/ScSMTQJPFw @desireejweber @dan_sinykin THANK YOU. sheesh.everyone is getting so worked up about the monolith I put up in Utah and it's like excuse ME for trying to do radic… https://t.co/RIRFF41hJV @upstaterica English is at fault here in not having an additional, more emphatic deictic beyond the deictic @pcoviell @david_m_diamond I think I've reached my contractual limit on quoting the end of Cetology so someone else… https://t.co/rYyM7avffL @pcoviell @david_m_diamond music to my ears, Pete! @upstaterica you just got such an email from me I do believeif you ever get an email from me with the subject line "draft," just ignore it and wait for a few hours for my next… https://t.co/rHwiK3x5Sc @zumhagenyekple A woman of taste, as people of taste already knowIf you read my husband's comments on my draft, you, too, would fall in love with him https://t.co/Py7ocJ7WLI @seeshespeak Yes indeed @seeshespeak Also in a totally different vein, Venetian Snares, drum and bass so abrasive that the destructive voic… https://t.co/VKVtBOIOKi @ideologian @seeshespeak seconded! @ideologian @seeshespeak ☝️I have empirically verified this through extensive testing. @seeshespeak Mine is a Four Tet album that starts with typing sounds https://t.co/FFkdzZuqcn @_RachelHandley The credibility it instantly lends him!I did not remember Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs as being about climate refugees, and yet https://t.co/nObRgL4Cc1Yesterday I learned that my favorite tabby street cat is named Possum Bob and now my already considerable admiration for him is boundless. @kjavadizadeh Dana Spiotta, Innocents and Others @KristinGrogan 💜💜 I'm sorry, sending love
12/1
2020
@ProffWolff @thecarie also what psychoanalysis thinks of hypnotism @ProffWolff @thecarie ha, this is what hypnotism thinks @thecarie @ProffWolff inspired by various hit albums of the seventies @poulomiqsaha @cejarvis as we speak, training my dog to respond to his new name, "ôoulde in(e)gliche chiipdogue" @cejarvis loet zaht sœink in @pdizzle it's the NYT daily case map https://t.co/laSKm0FnKctrying to imagine how crazy English must sound to the people who wrote this "guide de prononciation simplifiée" https://t.co/9hTGJJymUzExtremely good Chicago sale alert: 40% off Guggenheim exhibit catalog for Hilma af Klimt, new translation of Lévi-S… https://t.co/srIOQmhLnT
11/30
2020
@Thomas__Arnold Apparently @cejarvis I do! But it's so SLOW.failed perlocutionary utterances something something @sselisker this is SO TRUEinstead of, "be careful not to overbrown the pine nuts" recipes should use greater emphasis, for example, "you're g… https://t.co/lwO6kxLkCv @evankindley one of the two German Shepherds leaked it in an attempt to torpedo the appointment is my guess [fire hydrant emoji] @JamieUtphall Have you seen Call My Agent/ Dix Pour Cent? Highly recommend @fivefteditrix They have conflated him, not without reason, with the Cville confederate statue they saw removed with a forklift3yo-1: We said no to the president. Now he has to leave. 3yo-2: He might not. 3yo-1: Then we will say, bad man, get… https://t.co/CmEXBncFXH
11/29
2020
@ProffWolff the hammer and the danceI have a meme joke but it repeats inexplicably six weeks later @brimwats I don't remember specifically about pedophilia, he does talk about activismThe best time to plant a fruit tree is twenty years ago; the next best time is now; and the same is true for starti… https://t.co/Gp9rBgzdFv @graceelavery Wow, this part: Sontag was a great comic character...The carefully cultivated moral seriousness–stren… https://t.co/D9CSt2k8fj @steinjordan I like her Freud biography but I haven't read the Lacan--thanks! @kathylubey perfect, thank you @pfessenbecker Ooh, didn't know about this, thanks @melnickjeffrey1 thanks!Esp. interested in literary critics and it could be an essay rather than a bookMine is James Miller, The Passion of Michel Foucault @KristinGrogan thanks! I don't know it, sounds greatFavorite biographical work whose subject is a critic or scholar? @rithika_ram 2 Moby 2 Dick https://t.co/z8G3zaIfSy
11/28
2020
@TheJoyofCooking Mine are inchelium red, I think, although it was a long time ago...that's a softneck which grows better where I am @evankindley lol JF is so kicking himself right now @evankindley OK I'll take Middlemarch V: The Resurrection @ashleyrattner Obsessed. Also did you know there is an intentional community based on this book?? so I guess, yes, he can??Can I name my novel Middlemarch 2 or https://t.co/TEj6y1iHdEGarlic planting time. For seed garlic, I use the largest cloves from the largest heads in the previous year's harve… https://t.co/EmASXL6gEx @mattbevis1 Everyone's a critic! @majortominor My life had stood a loaded gun @kjavadizadeh Analog and proud!me: [explains something at length] 3yo, interrupting: Next page!
11/27
2020
@arothmanhistory Well, *I* can. I don't know about you 🧐 @dem8z thank you! ❤️ @ThomasBolt @berfrois Thanks so much for reading!Just had my 30th flu shot of the 2020 season. The nurse warned me there would be "a little ouch," then poked me wit… https://t.co/5cCSKiiW8V @mlmcgill @S_Insley_H @steinjordan There's a certain scent of Pie--on winter afternoons-- That refreshes, like the lift--of Madonna Tunes-- @termitetree that is so cool!! @livingstondj Sauce!
11/26
2020
I tried to make chili without making cornbread but it's physically impossible https://t.co/tg7HhqnWIT @jolyonbt Sounds fabulous! @jolyonbt A White Lady washed with a red sock, autrement dit @dchiasso @tony_domestico @johnwilliamsnyt the "psychometer" of his journals @dchiasso @tony_domestico @johnwilliamsnyt Poor Emerson, he was not The Poet @dchiasso @johnwilliamsnyt @tony_domestico Yes it is! Excellent beginning on not starting from the beginning @johnwilliamsnyt @dchiasso @tony_domestico a greatest hits in a single essay. "Where do we find ourselves? In a ser… https://t.co/agxFVc0e6bGin, cointreau, lemon, cranberry sauce. Clink! https://t.co/aJQBVF4CsE @dchiasso @tony_domestico @johnwilliamsnyt "Sleep lingers all our lifetime about our eyes, as night hovers all day… https://t.co/2qoNUG4hC6 @carallewis Congratulations and beautiful cake! @steinjordan "I never peeled a squash but twice" @steinjordan Now I'll be good for nothing for the rest of the day but trying to write the rest of it @ashleyrattner yes totally, the peeling is the worst, so nice not to do that @ashleyrattner Oh don't peel! Just split in half, deseed, and roast at 375 for a long time, until soft (prob 45m-1h… https://t.co/p2rD4o8GO3 @TheJoyofCooking Couldn't agree more!Shout out to @TheJoyofCooking for taking the broad-minded, and correct, position that pie can be made with many kin… https://t.co/z8DGo02ZlgI started this pie from seed back in April https://t.co/mBEDw62vimhave graduated from rolling my eyes behind my parents' back during the holidays to rolling my eyes behind my childr… https://t.co/v9ZBfhFXpYin the age when everything is true and doubt redounds, @ENOgden's Credulity (2018) will set you right https://t.co/m7edE9aTje
Retweeted by Emily Ogden @evankindley watching your daughter's brilliant career with keen interestMy daughter instructed me to make this protest sign https://t.co/Rz9VI6eMLU
Retweeted by Emily Ogden @jkameroncarter Yes! I was just thinking how chillingly similar this sentiment is to MAGA @evankindley @summacontra @dan_sinykin @johannawinant How low is that, exactly?? @dan_sinykin I solemnly swear never to take a mental hygiene break againtoday in Unidentified Art Objects "I’m assuming it is, you know, some new wave artist or something, or somebody th… https://t.co/hXuDPdPe1V @Supervacuo @DanAShore This passage is helpful in spelling out what--I think, so far at least--would be the downsid… https://t.co/pMsh3Sc7XD @Supervacuo @DanAShore Thanks for that suggestion. Yes, it's clear that's what she means. Q is whether the language… https://t.co/GCM0XulgSd
11/25
2020
toddlers stop checking to see if the carrots are orange yet challenge @bpasanek @thomasmanganaro thank you!
11/24
2020

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