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Event: There’s no such thing as British art

Twelve art historians, one proposition

There’s no such thing as British art

The latest event organised by the British Art Research School at the University of York. 96 more words

Conference

Bling Jewelry 14K Gold Filled Rosary Beads Modern Virgin Mary Cross Necklace

Hold this cross pendant close to your heart. If you are looking for a modern piece of inspirational Catholic jewelry to help display your spiritual side, look no further for the perfect modern crucifix necklace pendant. 62 more words

A Reader's Diary, 23 April 2014

We appreciate the modern in Shakespeare and ignore, excuse or improve everything else. It happens to all writers. They go out of fashion soon after they die and wait in the literary graveyard for the day of resurrection. 1,206 more words

Literature

Building the largest council estate in the world – why Becontree was needed

26 Chittys Lane looks like many other houses built on British council estates to provide “homes for heroes” following the First World War. But the presence of a Blue Plaque on the front of this Becontree property suggests there is a specific story to tell. 1,716 more words

History

Modern Day Seaside Property In Manhattan Seaside By Chris Barrett Style

Fisher Street Residence is a modern day seashore property designed by Chris Barrett Design and style, exuding a casual sophistication, drawing influence from Frank Sinatra to the surf culture of Manhattan Beach, California. 13 more words

Daily Ideas

Slaughterhouse-Five (Vonnegut)

Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut
Book in a Tweet: Great characters stuck in an absurdist plot,  with a dystopian setting, a few “Oh God” moments sprinkled amongst the black humor. 929 more words

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