May, 2009

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The Independent Type + other bobs

, May 03, 2009

‘Ello Guvna! * Yesterday I checked out The Independent Type exhibition at the State Library of Victoria. If you’re a word-nerd you will probably enjoy it as much as I did. Highlights were Marcus Clarke’s notebook (c. 1853) where I could make out the line ‘A great deal of middling intellect’; Henry Handel Richardson’s gorgeous […]
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Peace, EWF & ‘Helloooo, my name is Number One…’

, Apr 25, 2009

First of all, happy ANZAC Day. It’s great to take some time to think about the young soldiers who have been sacrificed for our country, andĀ the sadness of war – conflict, power, greed. I know that books and films have been beneficial to my knowledge and understanding of war, and of nationalism, patriotism (theĀ genuine, the […]