Also, my dissertation is being considered in a prize competition (for best dissertation/thesis of the last school year) at Sun Yat-sen University.
Many thanks to my advisor, Rudy, for both of these!!
Dedicated to the proposition that although all people are created equal, our presuppositions about them influences our perceptions--our imagination gets mixed in with the truth. "Forging" means not only striving to create something, but also, sometimes, creating something that is "not quite true."