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Mira Schendel at Tate Modern

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Mira Schendel was a Brazilian artist considered to be one of South America’s best artists. I visited her retrospective at Tate Modern in 2013.

Album Digest September 2016

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This album digest features albums by Wilco, M.I.A., Local Natives, and Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith & Suzanne Ciani.

The Threepenny Opera

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A short review of The Threepenny Opera at the National Theatre, starring Rory Kinnear as Mack the Knife.

A New Notebook

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On confronting a new notebook and the joys of where writing takes you.

I Don’t Have a Clue, part 43

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Up late, with hot feet and unable to sleep, I type out this confession that I haven’t got a clue what I am doing.

Album Digest August 2016

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Albums by Prins Thomas, United Vibrations, Sarathy Korwar, and Doomsquad.

Adventures with Discover Weekly

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I’ve been using spotify’s music discovery playlist Discover Weekly to find new albums for this month’s album digest. Here’s some thoughts.

Album Digest July 2016

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Albums by Aphex Twin, Avalanches, Bat For Lashes, Beyond The Wizards Sleeve, and Islands.

South America Trip Part 12

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The next part of the South American Trip took me through three countries in under a week: from Tupiza in Bolivia, to Salta in Argentina, and then on to San P...