Saturday, August 8, 2020

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Desiderata — Max Ehrmann

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Edgar Allan Poe

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Hecuba, Euripides | Dramatized reading

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On the Revisionist Histories at the Heart of Fascism and Populism

Source: Lit Hub May 21, 2020 From Perón to Trump, the Political Art of Spinning Lies Into Myth

How Fritz Lang’s Flight from Nazi Germany Shaped Hollywood

Source: JStor May 21, 2020 German expressionism – imported to Hollywood by Jewish exiles – brought a lasting...

Kenyon College brought the Collegiate Gothic style to America in 1829

Source: American Thinker July 19, 2020For those who are unfamiliar with Kenyon , it used to be a rigorous classical liberal arts...

One of Oscar Wilde’s Last Stops in England before Exile Was a Bookstore

Source: Literary Hub May 19, 2020 On May 18th, 1897, one day before Oscar Wilde would finish a two-year...

When Punk & Reggae Fans Launched the “Rock Against Racism”

Source: Open Culture, June 17th, 2020 The UK of...

Bats Emerging From Hibernation

Source: New York Almanak May 17, 2020  As spring...

The Sisters and The Cult

Source: SistersFan August 11, 2020 Looking at links between the two biggest bands to come out of West Yorkshire...

What happened when goth went metal: an oral history

Source: Louder Sound May 21, 2020 By Dave Everley (Classic Rock)  A look at the rise...

First foreign band to play North Korea is famed for its ‘fascism’

Source: The Conversation August 18, 2015 The 70th anniversary of the Korean peninsula’s liberation from colonial Japan is being...

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On the Revisionist Histories at the Heart of Fascism and Populism

Source: Lit Hub May 21, 2020 From Perón to Trump, the Political Art of Spinning Lies Into Myth

Virtual Exhibit: Book Of the Dead: Becoming God in Ancient Egypt

Source: Book Of the Dead: Becoming God in Ancient Egypt Online exhibit accompanying the  exhibit...

Gudrid Thorbjarnardóttir … the woman who found the New World 500...

Souce: The Guardian, Sat 18 Apr 2020  Great explorers you’ve probably never heard ofAdventure...

The Real Spartacus

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Mummies, sarcophagus & coffins at Cairo’s Egyptian museum! Pyramids of Giza...

Mummies, sarcophagus & coffins at Cairo’s Egyptian museum! Pyramids of Giza laser light show, Nile dinner cruise. Posted by La Carmina on January 28, 2020 Call me...

Solitude and Self-Realization: Why You Should Spend More Time Alone

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