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Fred D'Aguiar uses writing to examine two tragedies

Earlier this summer, we shared the “Callaloo Literary Lecture and Reading” by Fred d’Aguiar . Here is a fascinating interview of the Guyanese writer by CBC radio’s Eleanor Wachtel (first aired on June 15, 2014, and shared today on… 146 more words


The chilling mass 'suicide' of Jonestown

Whilst the strict aim of my blog is technically to discuss recent news that I think deserved more media coverage, after watching one of the most chilling documentaries I have ever seen a few days ago, I simply could not resist breaking my own rules this week. 787 more words