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Mixed Materials Love

I get some of my best beads from artist Andrew Thornton – his destashes, the shop he owns with William Jones, Allegory Gallery, and the kits he puts together for… 179 more words

Allegory Gallery Design Challenge - Midsummer Edition

Today is the reveal for the Allegory Gallery Design Challenge – Midsummer edition.I love even the picture above of the kit. Such beautiful colors! The theme is lovely – Summer Solstice and Faerie folklore.   280 more words

Bead & Button Fun #1

I went to the Bead & Button Show on Friday for the first time in five years. I had such a good time!  I got to meet some online friends, which was very fun.   694 more words

General Election 2017: Candidate statement - William Jones, Liberal Democrats

As part of our general election coverage The Reporter aims to publish statements from each of the candidates standing in Wythenshawe and Sale East. Today it is the turn of Liberal Democrat candidate, William Jones. 494 more words

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What is Pi Number? When is Pi Day?

The Pi (Greek letter “π”) is number commonly known and referred as 3,14. The symbol of the pi number is the first letter of the Greek word meaning environment and the 16th letter of the Greek Alphabet. 275 more words

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Notes on William Jones

“Third Anniversary Discourse”

  • etymology not universally useful – analysis, not synthesis, is key to understanding language and its origins
  • “uncovering” India’s history
    1. languages and letters – sanskrit as the “base language” or “mother language”; attempts to strengthen argument by bringing in Hebrew and “Ethiopic letters” but sidesteps Native American, African, and East Asian languages completely…
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Notes on William Jones

January 29, 2017

“Poetry of the Eastern Nations”

  • object: prove Eastern poetry is as good/worthy as European
  • Arabic: inspired by beauty of climate/landscape, simplicity of manners, leisure, naturally attuned to passions, strong/diverse language…
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