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Belated Response to John Harris - @Guardian

So, here’s an interesting article that essentially outlines a position that I recognise and identify with. Unfortunately I’m a bit late to the party as I’m not a Guardian reader. 422 more words

Critiques

When is it Life? Part 3. Final Part: “Life Presents Itself”

Something is wrong with Henry Miller, as he wanders Broadway, lost, unable to write. This is what we’re really seeing when Miller gives us his picture of impersonal Broadway. 554 more words

Books

When is it Life? Part 2: Miller at Epidaurus

A day for relaxation, spent reading The Colossus of Maroussi by Henry Miller. I’m in a pleasant, empty bar where I can drink wheat beer as I sink into a comfortable chair, absorbed. 930 more words

Books

Perempuan, Predestinasi dan Kapitalisme 

​Pernah dalam sebuah diskusi seseorang mengatakan bahwa dalam situasi ekonomi saat ini, di mana uang menentukan struktur pemaknaan dan tindakan, yang bisa kita lakukan dan mau tidak mau, adalah menerimanya lalu berjuang untuk bertahan. 755 more words

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Serendipity - Kraków style

Bearing in mind quite how many miles we have wandered on foot through Kraków – some tourist locations but more often in between and beyond them, and only occasionally guided through our semi-random, off-the-map perambulations by Kung Fu Elvis – it was a thing of beauty to end up our final full day at the oldest Jewish restaurant in the city for dinner and to find that pretty much the only BDS option on the wine list was a bottle of this:

Places

Assignment 3: Decoding Advertisements

Choose a current advertisement or advertising campaign, and, drawing on the work of Barthes and others analyse it to show how it derives and conveys its meaning to its intended audience. 1,803 more words

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