About

I’m David Valentine, a linguistic and cultural anthropologist at the University of Minnesota.

This is a blog about (1) the future of humans in outer space, (2) writing a book, and (3) writing a book about the future humans in outer space.  These are actually three separate things.  This blog is really for my own purposes to help me work out bits of this book, but I figured it might be interesting to other people, so I’m going to make my process public.  It’s a venue to experiment with ideas, test-drive text, and complain about how tiresome it is to write a book.

I’ve done it once before and I seem to remember swearing not to do it again, but here I am.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s