Monthly Archives: April 2008

o povo é quem mais ordena

There’s been much talk about the 1968 student demonstrations on the Columbia campus these days. About the spirit of rebellion and protest embodied by that particular class forty years ago. You know, way back when the school had all these … Continue reading

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i learned something

Had the loveliest conversation with Dr. Winford James of the University of the West Indies this afternoon, and he pointed me to page 409 of the Dictionary of Caribbean English Usage: And then there are romantics like Pico Iyer who, … Continue reading

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