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The Pogues and Irish Cultural Continuity
12 Jul 2009 // 5:00 PM
Shane MacGowan's awareness and adaptation of trends in the literary world, along with the narrative quality and structural experimentation of his work, should cement his status as both a musical and literary figure.
No One Is Untouchable: Not Federico Garcia Lorca, Not Ai Weiwei
22 Jul 2011 // 12:30 AM
Governments tend to take on their worst form, to devolve to their most horrific manifestation, when they kill artists. Artists look out into the horrors of the world, and inevitably, the horrors sometimes reach back.