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In Honour and Memory to Tomas Tranströmer!!! (1931-2015)

Miracle Speech: The Poetry of Tomas Tranströmer – The New Yorker. Page-Turner October 6, 2011 Miracle Speech: The Poetry of Tomas Tranströmer By Teju Cole Two truths approach each other. One comes from inside, the other from outside, and where

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40 great books to unlock your creative potential – Holy Kaw!

40 great books to unlock your creative potential – Holy Kaw!. No matter what you’re field, if you seek to make a splash, the ability to think outside the box is essential. Canva’s Andrew Tate found forty inspiring reads to

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The value of digital data – Columbia Journalism Review

The value of digital data – Columbia Journalism Review. Editor’s Note: This is a chapter from Journalism After Snowden: The Future of Free Press in the Surveillance State, a forthcoming book from Columbia University Press. The book is part of

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Who’s the Greatest Unreliable Narrator in Literature?

Who’s the Greatest Unreliable Narrator in Literature?. Colin Winnette and Jeremy M. Davies each have a new novel featuring an unreliable narrator: Winnette’s Coyote follows a possibly unhinged mother and Davies’s Fancy is about a man looking for a catsitter.

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Book Review – Rain Gods by James Lee Burke | Peggy Blair – Getting Published

Book Review – Rain Gods by James Lee Burke | Peggy Blair – Getting Published. Posted on November 19, 2011 by Peggy Blair James Lee Burke hits a home run with his most recent book, Rain Gods. It’s a big switch

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‘Guantánamo Diary,’ by Mohamedou Ould Slahi – NYTimes.com

‘Guantánamo Diary,’ by Mohamedou Ould Slahi – NYTimes.com. By MARK DANNE JAN. 20, 2015 On or about Sept. 11, 2001, American character changed. What Americans had proudly flaunted as “our highest values” were now judged to be luxuries that in

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2014’s Best Books on Psychology, Philosophy, and How to Live Meaningfully | Brain Pickings

2014’s Best Books on Psychology, Philosophy, and How to Live Meaningfully | Brain Pickings. by Maria Popova How to be alone, wake up from illusion, master the art of asking, fathom your place in the universe, and more. After the

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