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Bigots and fanatics seldom have any use for the arts, because they’re so preoccupied with their beliefs and actions that they can’t see them as also possibilities.

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Anti-Paraskevidekatriaphobia Or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Mom

“We notice that in ironic comedy that the demonic world is never far away.” ~ Northrop Frye… 1,338 more words

Terror Test


A big library really has the gift of tongues
and vast potencies of telepathic communication.
Northrop Frye



In Across Canada By Story I spend some time discussing my links with Marshall McLuhan and Northrop Frye. Today I learned some interesting new facts about both of them. 663 more words


In defence of the humanities: Why studying philosophy in a world where welders earn more still makes sense

“We need more welders and less philosophers,” said Marco Rubio. A Cuban-American lawyer from Miami, he ran in the Republican presidential primaries this year but had to settle for a return to the U.S. 869 more words


Northrop Frye

(Header Image via the Toronto Star)

Written By: Ethelle White

Northrop Frye was a graduate of Victoria College, a literary critic, a university professor, an author, and an editor who was associated with Victoria College almost continually until his death in 1991.  706 more words


OVS of the Bible

The aim of this blog is “ruminating” the Bible according to its original version in Semitic languages: Hebrew, Syriac, Aramaic …

New technological tools (hypertext, language learning methodologies, automatic grammatical analysis) help us to taste the flavour of  the biblical texts in original languages. 564 more words

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