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Beauty School Dropout

Just some lighthearted selfie fun before some long intellectual conversations with some spectacular new persons.

When in doubt, take mirrored photos with your doggie because she’ll still be madly in love with you despite how ridiculous you are (just kidding, she’ll fucking hate you because she doesn’t like being in front of the camera). 7 more words

Personal Experience

Poets and their visions 25 – Yeats

As with Tennyson and Browning, Eliot and Yeats were long considered a pair of poets who best represented their age. As with Browning, Yeats now is considered far less important than his more enduring contemporary. 1,509 more words


Trilingual Poetry Tour with Prof Satchitanandan, former Chief Executive of the Indian Sahitya Academy

Three Sri Lankan poets travelled with Prof Satchitanandan, former Chief Executive of the Indian Sahitya Academy, to three different universities for extended poetry programmes. Prof Satchitanandan, a distinguished writer and critic and translator spoke about Indian poetic traditions and also about his work, from which he read to great audience appreciation. 235 more words


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FTZ Girls


Factories wherever you go

Girls wherever you look

Machines and equipment

For buttons and collars

Vacancies galore but no vacations

Sustaining the nation’s economy on twelve hour shifts… 525 more words


A bridge across languages

“Mirrored Images” focuses on Sri Lankan poetry written since 1948, in Sinhala, Tamil and English

In 2007, the National Book Trust brought out “Bridging Connections”, an anthology of Sri Lankan short stories edited by Rajiva Wijesinha, a member of the Sri Lankan Parliament, and a distinguished writer and academic. 570 more words


Poets and their visions 10 - Swinburne

Swinburne might not seem an obvious choice to be included in a collection of significant poets. Harold Bloom does treat him as one of his hundred exemplars of Genius, but notes that he is ‘now the most unfashionable’ of all those he discusses in his book. 1,232 more words