Saturday, January 15, 2011

Anna Kopecka

New Stuff: Gil Scott-Heron

Luckily I was able to get this cd version of the album at a reasonable price.

Anne-Catherine Lacroix

ph: Gregory Derkenne

New Stuff: The Decemberists

Their new album, freshly received today!

Angela Vargas

New Stuff: oOoOO

This album is listed on The Wire's best of 2010 list.

Marta Ortiz

Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007)

A chronicle of how American Indians were displaced as the U.S. expanded west.

Heartwrenching and competent adaptation of one the chapters of the book.

Who's That Girl?

Illustrator: Charles Anastase

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Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Maria Pia Bongoll

New York

Amanda Tataryn

First Lines: Walter Abish - Alphabetical Africa

Ages ago, Alex, Allen and Alva arrived at Antibes, and Alva allowing all, allowing anyone, against Alex's admonition, against Allen's angry assertion: another African amusement . . . anyhow, as all argued, an awesome African army assembled and arduously advanced against an African anthill, assiduously annihilating ant after ant, and afterward, Alex astonishingly accuses Albert as also accepting Africa's antipodal ant annexation.