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Book review: The Secret of Hoa Sen by Nguyen Phan Que Mai

When we talk about poets writing from the heart, it’s because we feel their integrity. When I say that Que Mai’s writing hands you her heart and lets you hold it, still beating and bleeding, while she tells her stories, it’s because she keeps nothing back and she trusts us to attend. 434 more words


FACT: We can’t afford the rich

Academic and Policy Press author Andrew Sayer latest book Why we can’t afford the rich publishes today. In today’s guest blog post Andrew provides some insights into what motivated him to write the book and why he believes we really can’t afford the rich… 1,040 more words

Poverty And Inequality

The Josef Albers & Nasreen Mohamedi Influence (Precision and Math)

This year, as I look for inspiration I have found myself visiting many more galleries than I had this time last year. I have been to just over ten spaces in many different locations, from London to Glasgow, Newcastle to Italy. 371 more words

Real Life Book In Real Life!

Well there we go. I’ve spent enough time talking about it but now it exists in real life. In fact, after nearly twenty years of speculating about it, I’ve finally made a Jack Hylton biography happen, and there it is, in my hand. 104 more words

Success, better late than never

For various reasons beyond our control, Rahoul and I’s recruiting for Team v got off to a very late start. We were just over half way through the Beyond a tin of food campaign when we found out out previous plans for recruiting were, well, delayed for the foreseeable future. 456 more words

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Eat & Wander: Go Burrito Lancaster

It’s a tough call deciding where to grab that bite to eat or coffee and cake at the best of times, particularly if you fancy avoiding the same old same old that comes with all of Lancaster’s chain cafés and eateries. 312 more words


We <3 Trev Quiz and Beyond a tin of food!

On the 19th November, I made some real leaps in my Beyond a tin of food campaign!

First, I took part in the Advent Calendar Challenge where I took a selfie with an advent calendar that I will donate. 350 more words

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