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Aye matey– you mingy rapscallions, gawping panjandrums, churls, dastards, and varlets

Today a student came into class and said that today is International Talk like a Pirate Day. We looked it up on Google and in fact it is real. Having read Haroun and the Sea of Stories filled with words … Continue reading

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Karmic Chain

The New Yorker (May 23, 2011) reported on a game of Telephone which took place on the penultimate day of the PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature at the end of last month. Some three hundred people stood in a … Continue reading

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