My administrative leave period began in December, 2012, ostensibly until Secretary Clinton was able to testify before Congress. Then, in early January,…
Week 7 of Digital Storytelling Bootcamp: Interactive Timeline of the Arab Spring A bit of background. When the so-called Arab Spring sprung, I had just…
Digital Storytelling Bootcamp, Week 5
field notes from my American sojourn (a collage of correspondence, anecdotes, poems and journal entries) by Raymond D. Maxwell
There is more to my story, but it will have to be told later as I am still in the living of it. Volume two will begin at Catholic University and cover …
Dedication This play is dedicated to my friends, people who have stood by me and encouraged me through thick and thin. They know who they are. They are…
I don’t see my story as being unusual. At least not for me. It all began in Greensboro, NC in the 50’s. I grew up in the 60’s like a lot of people did,…
(and key letters I wrote while on administrative leave)
“You are taking this all too personally, Raymond. It is not about you, it is about Hillary Clinton and 2016.” Those words were uttered by State Departm…
Chapter 23. Domestic Assignment: NEA DAS This chapter is pretty much an editorialization of the time I spent as Near Eastern Affairs deputy assistant s…
MFO multilaterals in Rome, 2010. Please take this chapter as advice to future office directors in the transnational, interdisciplinary regional affairs…
Includes: Post-Baghdad PTSD Insomnia at Waikiki: Reflections on War and Peace – My Twelve Months in Iraq