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Paradise Lost: Review

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God Judging AdamParadise Lost is one of the most beautiful works of literature – I’d like to explore the fall of man, a moment that tells us a great deal about ourselves: as people, readers and writers.Continue reading Paradise Lost: Review

Offensive Censorship

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By way of a temporal journey back a few months: I was reading a BBC article today which discussed the decision by the German state of Bavaria to allow the publication of Mein Kampf after it’s copyright expires in 2015. I was then directed to a story about how the booksellers Waterstone’s apologized for including the book on their Christmas recommendations list. They stated in a wilting response that no politics section should include the volume and that they were sorry for the offense caused.Continue reading Offensive Censorship