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Final paper reflections

So, I wanted to share some stuff about (and from) my final paper for my class on the fall of the Roman Republic.  The paper was about how the  4,416 more words

Trojan War


I’m currently struggling with the fact that there are things about people in the past that we will never know because there is no record of them. 333 more words

The Hilary Benn speech did not take place.

Baudrillard! thou shouldst be living at this hour!

Maybe it’s because I’ve been teaching a class on political oratory that I’ve had to hum and ha a bit before reacting to what we’re told was the Greatest Parliamentary Speech of the Twenty First Century the other day. 560 more words

Cleopatra (1963)

D: Joseph L. Mankiewicz / 248m

Cast: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, Rex Harrison, Pamela Brown, George Cole, Hume Cronyn, Cesare Danova, Kenneth Haigh, Andrew Keir, Martin Landau, Roddy McDowall, Robert Stephens, Francesca Annis, Isobel Cooley, Richard O’Sullivan… 1,289 more words


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