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Power and Paradise in Walt Disney's World


Power and Paradise in Walt Disney’s World

by Cher Krause Knight

A roller coaster of a book that will leave you marveling.”—Harriet F. Senie, author of… 88 more words

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New Book Project: Ediciones De a Poco Presents Maurice Sánchez’s “Flow Tropical”

Ediciones De a Poco presents a new project—Flow Tropical—by Dominican artist Maurice Sánchez. First, there will be a launch of the project, presenting a set of postcards with 10 images of Dominican popular paintings (see example below). 375 more words


Beauty and Last Dose of Inklings

Selected by Doug Wilson

Two of these essays have not been published before in Britain, and all of them had gone out of print before this new collection was made by Walter Hooper.   966 more words

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What 'Life in the New Cuba' Is Really Like: An Interview with Julia Cooke

On NPR, Tess Vigeland, guest host of All Things Considered, recently interviewed author Julia Cooke, author of The Other Side of Paradise: Life in the New Cuba… 400 more words

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A New Aeneid (And Others)

Selected by Helen Howell

“These pages must stand for what they are-a brief account of the history of that perverted way of the soul which we call magic, and with the reaction against it. 918 more words

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New Books: Assimilation2

This week’s New Book continues the Doctor Who theme from this morning. It is a graphic novel and a cross-over between two mammoth science fiction universes, Doctor Who and Star Trek. 86 more words


In Which There Is Yet More Lewis and Williams

Selected by Chris Schlect

The first book-length presentation of Roger Chartier’s work in English, this volume provides a vivid example of the new directions of cultural history in France.   797 more words

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