Shooting Back: Kamel Daoud's Reply to Albert Camus' 'The Stranger'

Shooting Back: Kamel Daoud's Reply to Albert Camus' 'The Stranger'

By Jon Morris

There is going to be a lot of hype about The Meursault Investigation, and you should believe every word of it. 29 May 2015 // 7:00 AM

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//Recent Reviews

10 May 2005 // 12:00 AM

It's hard enough to be a has-been in your own country, let alone one where you were never very big. Thank God, Miles Hunt won't settle for that mantle.

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10 May 2005 // 12:00 AM

Iron Chef America

Iron Chef America favors accessibility over spectacle, and it doesn't make as many reaches for viewers beyond the cooking show demographic.

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Degrassi: The Next Generation

Unlike many youth-centric shows, Degrassi avoids trivializing and morally simplifying the 'issues' for its younger audience.

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10 May 2005 // 12:00 AM

The I Inside (2003)

You know something's wrong with your film when the most interesting thing in it is a 20-second scene featuring Robert Sean Leonard.

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Hoop Dreams: Criterion Collection (2004)

The film is famous and respected for many reasons, not least because of the dramatic storylines it waves together so gracefully.

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	Ian Tyson: Songs from the Gravel Road

Canadian legend Tyson has mastered folk, country, and country-rock. Now, over 40 years after his career started, he throws jazz into the mix. The results are often stunning.

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	The Quantic Soul Orchestra: Pushin’ On

How do you make that Mr. Scruff joint sound like Johnny Frigo's 'Scorpio?' Call QSO. And you'll get so much more.

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	Joe Lovano: Joyous Encounter

Jazz sax master Joe Lovano does it again for Blue Note, like he did it the time before and the time before that...

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	John Brown’s Body: Pressure Points

They may be a-moulderin' in the grave, but the soul of John Brown's Body keeps marchin' on.

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	Roky Erickson: I Have Always Been Here Before: The Roky Erickson Anthology

Erickson's status as a cult legend is based in large part on his sci-fi rockers, but to dismiss this portion of his music as lunatic kitsch would be a grave error.

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//Mixed media
//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"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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