Thursday, 16 February 2017
Speeches of Note
Ladies and gentlemen! For the past few years I've been working on a new book--a collec...
Tuesday, 31 January 2017
Diversity guarantees our cultural survival
In November of 1993, a week after the death of celebrated Italian filmmaker Federico Fellini , th...
Sunday, 29 January 2017
We all wish for peace
In 1960, George Whitman , owner of the world-famous Shakespeare and Company bookshop in Paris, w...
Wednesday, 21 December 2016
Dear All, It gives me great pleasure to announce that 2016--an unrelentingly gruesome year in many respects--is almost behind us. This web...
Monday, 15 August 2016
Tell him about his father
Above: Luz Long and Jesse Owens To win four gold medals at a single Olympic Games is astonishing...
Thursday, 11 August 2016
Farewell, my dear brother
On October 15th of 1944, with support from Nazi Germany, the far-right Arrow Cross Party took co...
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