Could Shakespeare's Bones Tell Us if He Smoked... →
Getting Over Ourselves by Polly Carl - HowlRound →
Straight up, I think music is sacred. I think music is a form of communication...– Ian MacKaye in Tablet Magazine. Well worth a full read.
Five Things I Learned From Sebastian Nübling →
whatdaveisreading: By Simon Stephens: 1) Theatre is a physical medium 2) Theatre is multi-authored. 3) Theatre is art. 4) Language is noise. 5) The English are polite and arrogant.
The table is finished, carpenter. Allow us to take it away. Stop planing it...– Bertolt Brecht, Fatzer-Fragment, quoted in Walter Benjamin’s “From the Brecht Commentary” in Understanding Brecht. (via touslesdeux) So I would be a lot happier if I could apply this to just about everything. (via birdonwing)
I think we ought to read only the kind of books that wound and stab us. If the...– Franz Kafka (via enchants)
The 100 greatest non-fiction books | Books |... →
I’m sad I’ve read fewer than 10 of these in their entirety (though only about 10 more in fragments). It’s a fantastic list though and many are books I’ve wanted to read for a while. I guess it’s good to have goals.
"Sixties London was a good place to have an... →
whatdaveisreading: Pinter’s ex-lover provides a clinic for Anthony Weiner. interesting article especially since I’ve spent the past few weeks having an affair with Pinter’s Old Times.