William Shakespeare
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Shakespeare's Wit and Humor, Pathos and Anger Remains Vital, 450 Years After His Birth
20 May 2014 // 8:14 PM

As the creator of iambic fictions, Shakespeare is the ultimate meme. His name stirs a cascade of associations, memories and feelings in all who are touched by his work.

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Characters Inside Out: Bryan Elsley's 'Skins' and William Shakespeare’s 'Hamlet'
2 May 2011 // 4:00 PM

Hamlet would have fit right in with the Skins kids; in particular, he would have found a friend in Effy, from Generation 2. Both question the nature of their worlds, both grow melancholic.

Orson Welles: A Man of a Certain Ego
4 Feb 2010 // 3:00 PM

“The chief proof of a man’s real greatness lies in his perception of his own smallness. It argues... a power of comparison and of appreciation which is in itself proof of nobility.”

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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