Articles tagged andre schiffrin

10 Apr 2007 // 3:11 AM

André Schiffrin The picture on the cover of A Political Education: Coming of Age in Paris and New York is of a young boy standing,

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The Business of Books: How International Conglomerates Took Over Publishing and Changed the Way We R

Ideas, Schiffrin writes [in 'The Business of Books'], are of paramount importance, and if publishers focus on making money to the exclusion of intellectualism, then we're all in big trouble.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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