Monthly Archives: June 2011

Announcing Candidacy for City Council

[Note: This post can also be found on Facebook at “Jim Throgmorton for City Council” ( under the “Notes” section in the left hand column.] Jim Throgmorton, a former city councilor and retired professor of urban planning at the University … Continue reading

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Remembering Jean Martin on Memorial Day

[Note: A slightly different version of this essay can be found at: Jim Throgmorton, “Remembering Jean Martin,” Iowa City Press-Citizen (June 8, 2011), __A.] The wind sings while a bright morning sun glistens over the pines. More than a hundred … Continue reading

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