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Way Back When

Way Back When

Despite the fantastic silliness of the in-game time-travel logistics, the promise of historical accuracy has been a major selling point of Assassin’s Creed since the eponymous first installment in 2007...

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Ballet Lives!

Ballet Lives!

Is Ballet Really Dying?  | by Claudia La Rocco

Slate

Ballet is dying. Maybe already dead. Impossible, you say, I've got tickets to a show!

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Present Perfect

Present Perfect

by Fabio Camilletti   This essay analyses the relationship between the uncanny and time by focusing on the notion of ‘time-slip’ as reflected in three American novels of the 1970s: Jack Finney’s Time and Again, Richard Matheson’s Bid Time Return and Stephen King’s The Shining. Through a comparative analysis of these...

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Can a big voice be too much of a good thing?

Can a big voice be too much of a good thing?

Noises On | by Patrick Dillon

OperaNews

"Am I too loud?" Gerald Moore famously queried in the title of his "musical autobiography" of 1962...

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