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That joke isn't funny anymore: on satire, nostalgia and class

I recently encountered an article by Mark Fisher about satire and class, which are two subjects I’m quite interested in. However, I’m also quite sceptical of some of the arguments he makes, so I thought it was worth examining why. 1,830 more words

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EdBookFest: Mark Fisher & Joyce McMillan

Jackie McGlone introduces two of Scotland’s ‘finest and busiest’ theatre critics and states that she’s happy to be on stage with two of the people she’s worked with for years. 808 more words


Edinburgh (a prologue)

Three weeks ago Mark Fisher (The Guardian) told me I should go to Edinburgh. I imagine it to be like Winchester with shabbier and more intoxicated people. 281 more words

Part Of Bainbridge Street Named Greenest Block In Brooklyn

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A stretch of Bainbridge Street in Bedford-Stuyvesant has been named the greenest block in Brooklyn as part of the Brooklyn Botanic Gardens’ annual contest… 192 more words