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4536o made a comment Jul 17 2018
Twin Cities Funk & Soul
Music CD - 2012
"Did Prince somehow appear out of nowhere? Trick question: no great artist just arrives, fully formed, without precursors. Largely invisible to the majority of Minneapolitans, a thriving, inventive, 1960s African American music scene nurtured the y..." Permalink
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Twin Cities Funk & Soul
Music CD - 2012
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4536o made a comment Jul 16 2018
"As translator John Ciardi suggests, attempting to literally translate poetry between languages is a fool's errand. Especially from Dante's distinctive set of rhythms set in early 14th C. vernacular Italian. Instead, Ciardi labored, successfully, t..." Permalink
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4536o rated a title Jul 16 2018
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4536o made a comment Jul 11 2018
Making LA Modern
Book - 2018
"Twentieth-century California was so replete with first-rank architectural talent that many of the Golden State's gifted designers have inevitably fallen into near-anonymity. Craig Ellwood is one of these, an important early modernist who until now..." Permalink
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