There they drank in cups of emerald, there at tables of ebony lay,
Rolling on their purple couches in their tender effeminacy.
There they dwelt and there they rioted.
Florence King once wrote that she bought her “white cotton unmentionables at Boadicea’s Retreat, not Victoria’s Secret.” I’m only going to see the film if a role is arranged for her.
This stuff should be subsidised, not banned, although I can’t work out whether the machines used to produce it are translators
- library books and cds: top 10 loans
These 3rd quarter 2003 charts are for municipal libraries in Barcelona province and are the result of running a reformatter on
Yet more from Isaac D’Israeli’s Curiosities of Literature, this time in celebration of Catalonia’s nationalist-socialist government’s attempts to reintroduce press censorship
- Valencian ventriloquism on film
This evening I saw a bunch of early C20th Spanish silent films with live piano accompaniment at the Filmoteca. The best
- The Cali Word Games, plus a Civil War gag from Alfonso Guerra
Lenox, who has been discussing the role (roll-on, roll-off?) of Google Translate in quality public service provision, has passed along this