Monthly Archives: November 2014

Ashes to Ashes: R.I.P. Phillip Hughes

Australia is a mighty long way from England. Yet the cricketing competition these two countries contest is cherished across the oceans, from rainy Manchester, in the north of my country, to sun-baked Perth, in the south-western tip of theirs. The … Continue reading

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Gone Girl: What Happens Next?

If you stop and think about it mainstream culture is surprisingly difficult to pin down. You might, for instance, want to dismiss it all as homogenous and bland. But then how do you account for the Beatles? Or peak-era¬†Motown? Or … Continue reading

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