Monthly Archives: September 2012

Featured Poet: from Iceland —-Gerður Kristný in “Anthology of Best European Fiction 2012 …”

I know them all:The 20 Most Beautiful Bookstores in the World … “et j’ai lu tous les livres …” Gerður Kristny Gerður Kristný was born in Reykyavik, Iceland in 1970. She has produced 18 books of fiction and non-fiction, as well … Continue reading

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Quote of the Month: “Night after night, day after day They strip your useless hopes away … ” Tempest

      September 10, 2012       TEMPEST: OUT NOW! The new album by Bob Dylan Available Everywhere! _______________ New Music From Romance to Carnage Review: ‘Tempest’ by Bob Dylan The New York Times Charlie Sexton and Bob Dylan perform at re-opening … Continue reading

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#Translation–Quote of the Year ” Translation is another name for the human condition ..” Amen.

» View larger jacket image Is That a Fish in Your Ear? Translation and the Meaning of Everything » David Bellos Particular Books  Hardback : 01 Sep 2011 £20.00 http://www.penguin.co.uk/nf/Book/BookDisplay/0,,9781846144646,00.html (Nota Bene: we shall leave links only, after the weekend) In … Continue reading

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Quote Of the Month: in ” A Bout de Souffle “, Jean Seberg quotes: “Entre le chagrin et le néant c’est le chagrin

[ et,  + hommage à Truffaut — voir Google; puisqu’il écrivit le scénario de A Bout de Souffle] ” …About halfway through Jean-Luc Godard’s A bout de souffle , Patricia Franchini, the American in Cold War Paris, asks her charming, thuggish … Continue reading

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Best of : ” Misère des Intellectuels français” …in —

Misère des Intellectuels français — ” Quel est aujourd’hui le visage du monde intellectuel français? Cet article est paru dans Libé –le jeudi 18 février 2010; Misère des Intellectuels français Par RENÉ LÉVY directeur de l’institut d’études lévinassiennes, GILLES HANUS professeur … Continue reading

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” 5 Reasons Not To Have Kids ” in PW …

« 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 » 5 Reasons Not To Have Kids In Why Have Kids?, Jessica Valenti takes a scathing look at contemporary parenting and measures just how much the current American ideal of parenting fails to match reality. Here, she gives us five reasons … Continue reading

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Best of : ” Misère des Intellectuels français” …in —

Misère des Intellectuels français — ” Quel est aujourd’hui le visage du monde intellectuel français? Cet article est paru dans Libé –le jeudi 18 février 2010; Misère des Intellectuels français Par RENÉ LÉVY directeur de l’institut d’études lévinassiennes, GILLES HANUS professeur … Continue reading

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