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OXFORD IN AMERICA: THE ‘AUTHORSHIP QUESTION’ AND CLASS IN THE UNITED STATES

Wednesday, August 8th, 2012

Arguments about the authorship of the Shakespearean corpus have increased in frequency and ferocity in the last decade, particularly between “Oxfordians” (those who hold that Edward de Vere, the Earl of Oxford, was the true author of the poems and plays) and “Stratfordians” (those who hold with the man from Stratford). A rise in polemical […]

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Friday, October 7th, 2011

Empires decline – revisited from Pedro Miguel Cruz on Vimeo.

Friday, July 29th, 2011

Monday, February 14th, 2011

THE TRUTH AND THREE TEACHERS

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

Then Pilate entered the headquarters again, summoned Jesus, and asked him, “Are you the King of the Jews?” Jesus answered, “Do you ask this on your own, or did others tell you about me?” Pilate replied, “I am not a Jew, am I? Your own nation and the chief priests have handed you over to […]

FROM TIMOTHY RADCLIFFE OP

Tuesday, February 8th, 2011

‘Nobody lights a lamp and puts it under a bushel but on a stand so that it gives light to the all in the house.’ This may have been one of Jesus’ many little jokes, because according to one distinguished biblical scholar there probably were people who did exactly that. There were, it seems, three […]

Some notes on the art of failure (unedited) by Dan Estabrook

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

A talk by my second son.

Trailer for Julie Taymor’s Tempest!

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

Flyer from AWARE October 2010 demo

Tuesday, October 5th, 2010

THE ANTI-WAR ANTI-RACISM EFFORT (AWARE) OF CHAMPAIGN-URBANA, ILLINOIS, SAYS, “LET’S TALK ABOUT THE WAR” A member of AWARE, David Green, sent the following letter to the newspaper at the University of Illinois: The vast majority of 9/11 observances in this country cannot be seen as politically neutral events. Implicit in their nature are the notions […]

“Either you repeat the same conventional doctrines everybody is saying, or else you say something true, and it will sound like it’s from Neptune.” –Noam Chomsky