I am a Ph.D. candidate in history at the University of Minnesota. I began this blog as a way to journal my dissertation progress as well as assorted thoughts about children, reading, and European history. You can contact me by email: emilyselephant [AT] gmail.com
You may also find more current, up-to-date information about my professional activities on this website.
My friend Jecca tells me that Ganesha is the elephant god of starting things, rather appropriate for this blog, and sent me this ganesh:
Image source for blog header:
- elephant: licensed under Creative Commons, originally from Wikimedia Commons