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When Once is Not Enough: Books to Re-read

The Japanese have a word for unread books — tsunduko.

I wonder if they have another word for the stack of books you intend to… 694 more words

Buller

Our Town by Thornton Wilder

Our Town is Thornton Wilder’s first full play. It is about a small town in New Hampshire called Grover’s Corners. With seemingly everyday matters, Wilder narrows down efficiently and beautifully to the meaning of life and death and love. 1,301 more words

Literature

WATERFORD YOUTH ARTS PRESENTS 'OUR TOWN' BY THORNTON WILDER DIRECTED BY JIM NOLAN

Waterford Youth Arts with Garter Lane Arts Centre presents ‘Our Town’ by Thornton Wilder directed by Jim Nolan designed by Dermot Quinn and supported by Waterford City and County Council. 155 more words

Performance

ID ADVENTURE : Wish having an adventure

It’s when you’re safe at home that you wish you were having an adventure. When you’re having an adventure you wish you were safe at home. 39 more words

The Talisman by Nestroy

I’ve just added a sample  of my translation of Nestroy’s The Talisman (click on the name)  to this website.  This play is perhaps Nestroy’s most famous, and rightly so.   75 more words

Of Work Spun from the Entrails

Mark Ford, Raymond Roussel and the Republic of Dreams, Faber, £25.

The russet-stemmed variables in my dictionary of French art and literature provoke ironic reflections.  Rousseau, Henri – … 2,675 more words

Essays