Proust’s love letters to composer go on display before Paris auction

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Great-niece is selling literary manuscripts, books and letters that shed new light on author In March 1896, Marcel Proust sat down to compose a letter to his first love and secret passion, the celebrated composer Reynaldo Hahn. The pair were the cultural beacons of Läs mer…

Trump/Russia review: Le Carré meets Mario Puzo in Moscow and Manhattan

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Carol Ann Duffy's royal wedding poem: Long Walk

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Why I filled a 50,000 litre aquarium with plastic debris | Douglas Coupland

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Plastics Opinion I was feeling at one with the cosmos. Then the first plastic bottle washed up Douglas Coupland When Douglas Coupland saw debris from the Japanese earthquake washing up in Canada, he became fascinated by the centrality of plastic in our lives – Läs mer…

Electric dreams of Philip K Dickleburgh | Brief letters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Philip K Dick Brief letters Electric dreams of Philip K Dickleburgh Georgina Chapman | In the Night Garden | Smart Compose | Philip K Dick | Suguru The late American author Philip K Dick, pictured in December 1982. Photograph: Philippe Hupp/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images Läs mer…