Tuesday, January 27, 2009

The mind is a funny thing

Taught my first class in Louvain-la-Neuve today (course description here).

For about half an hour before class started, there was a tune going through my head. It was only afterwards that I could put my finger on what it was:

The mind is a funny thing.


David Petts said...

Did you see yourself as a zulu or a redcoat?

Paul said...

Well, not specifically as either; my brain didn't get that explicit (although with 133 students sitting in ranks from floor to ceiling, like a cinema in the round, I was the one outnumbered and surrounded).

Paul said...

I've rephrased the post, so the vagueness of the association is clear.

Anonymous said...

I have to say, when I first saw that page I thought, "Woah, he teaches in French?! Impressive!"

And then I saw the field about language of instruction :D