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New Publication: Biblical Representations of Moab

Biblical Representations of Moab: A Kenyan Postcolonial Reading employs critical theories on colonial, anticolonial, and postcolonial ethnicity and African cultural hermeneutics to examine the overlap of politics, ethnicity, nationality, economics, and religion in contemporary Kenya and to utilize those critical tools to illuminate the Hebrew Bible narratives concerning the Moabites. 182 more words

The New Batch of TV Shows Is So Depressing

I’m going to embarrass myself (again) and say that we watch a lot of TV in my house.  Too much, really, for a couple of otherwise intelligent adults.   1,279 more words


Gotitas de Lluvia (Drops of Rain)

Saying goodbye was difficult for the students as their session came to an end, I just didn’t realize how difficult it would be for me.  As I think about all the unforgettable experiences I lived in Costa Rica, I conclude that the pain of saying goodbye is worth those moments I lived.   1,672 more words

Bits And Pieces

Ann Russell's Mixed Media Artwork



There are no rules of architecture for a castle in the clouds.
G.K. Chesterton

Ann is a mixed media artist living and working in Australia. 159 more words

What you realise if you've taken the 62

AUG 26, 2014 — I can’t recollect what happened on October 26, 2012, but according to the fare reload machine, I took a train. A MRT train in Singapore, actually. 489 more words


“When I was ten in Gambia there was a Gambian Hip Hop group called The Born Africans and they were rapping in wolof, which is a West African language. 48 more words