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flamboyant (poem)

Fancy words they say is not my thing
but i found this to be mean.

So I´m going to dazzle you
with not the word mew. 65 more words

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Call for Papers: Fifty years of Sexism- What Next? Durham, UK.

The Centre for Sex, Gender and Sexualities at Durham University is hosting an interdisciplinary conference to mark the 50th anniversary of the coining of the term “sexism”, and to ask how far we have come since this often controversial and inflammatory term became a way to refer to gender inequality. 381 more words

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10 Great Quotations from Samuel Johnson

The great Samuel Johnson (1709-1784), also known as Dr Johnson, has often been praised for his wit and wisdom (and outspokenness) on all manner of subjects. 313 more words

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Life Hardships

So we all have hardships in life
some people more than others
can´t blame too much others

Your decisions and actions will dictate the outcome of your life reactions. 156 more words

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Reading film: how lighting conveys the central narrative

Here is the second of my film diary entries. I chose to right on Wes Anderson’s The Grand Budapest Hotel.

Elements of the mise-en-scène in ‘Part 3: Checkpoint 19 Criminal Internment Camp’ of The Grand Budapest Hotel are integral in communicating the central narrative. 451 more words

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Reading film: Mise-en-Scene and Cinematography

Feedback on my previous cinema diaries was rather good. The only criticism was that I tended to use overly long, complex sentences a little too much, and my seminar tutor felt much of what I had written should be simplified. 683 more words

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Memories

“And just a few weeks back, he cleared the bar exam,” the old lady said, taking in a sip of tea, unable to hide the delight, “He worked so hard for it. 1,083 more words