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Track : S.I.D. – Offa ft. Kingsta

Dutch artist S.I.D. keeps his stream flowing by releasing yet another new single. This week he teams up with Kingsta who also produced his latest single ‘Offa’. 10 more words

Hip-Hop

Collie colleague

This friendly collie colleague was good company

Inspiration

HE DOESN'T KNOW : CULTURE & LITERACY

This happened many years back. Almost 10 years now and although it still makes me smile, not in jest anymore as I understand the value of cultural literacy in all its glory. 669 more words

Hausa

Seminar CXXXVIII: between Offa and Irene, Cœnwulf and Charlemagne

As mentioned a couple of posts ago, on 2nd November last year I was in a little Northamptonshire town called Brixworth, crowded into its rather splendid church of All Saints with about a hundred other medievalists and interested parties for… 1,333 more words

Archaeology

Geoffrey Hill’s Roots

In his Mercian Hymns (1971), Geoffrey Hill creates a compelling, mythopoeic world made up of the history and the landscape of the West Midlands. He interweaves the geographies and perspectives of several figures into his poetic panorama, flitting from a child’s eye view to the gaze of the medieval king Offa to the reminiscences of an adult, and he creates an intense, cohesive picture of a time and place that is just out of step with our own. 4,156 more words

Essays