Daily Archives: August 4, 2018

Something Else – The Kinks (1967)

“If you were an average American pop consumer in 1967, you very likely had a confused impression of the Kinks. If what you knew were the hits you heard on Top 40 radio, you knew them as prophets of the … Continue reading

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The Neglected History of the May ’68 Uprising in France

Three Parisians take an al fresco snack on the remains of a barricade in the Rue Cujas, in Paris’s Left Bank, on May 26, 1968, after the previous night’s demonstrations by students and workers. “On the morning of June 10, … Continue reading

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One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabriel García Márquez (1967)

“One Hundred Years of Solitude (Spanish: Cien años de soledad, American Spanish: [sjen ˈaɲoz ðe soleˈðað]) is a landmark 1967 novel by Colombian author Gabriel García Márquez that tells the multi-generational story of the Buendía family, whose patriarch, José Arcadio Buendía, … Continue reading

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