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Things Fall Apart – 60th anniversary

Things Fall Apart – 60th anniversary

On 17 June, 1958, the hardback edition of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart was published by the London-based publishing house William Heinemann. The landmark novel, which follows the life of a fictional… READ MORE

Tomb and Temple

Tomb and Temple

June sees the publication of Tomb and Temple, a collection of essays which explore the influence of the sacred buildings of Jerusalem on architecture worldwide. But such a simple description… READ MORE

Books to look out for in June 2018

Books to look out for in June 2018

The slippery slope to murder, controversial deaths and the Medieval legal system are just some of the topics in this month’s books to look out for. Take a look at… READ MORE

And The Shark, He Has Teeth Extract

And The Shark, He Has Teeth Extract

Brecht, Weill and The Threepenny Opera are names practically synonymous with each other. However, little is known about the great theater producer behind its staging, Ernst Josef Aufricht, whose memoir,… READ MORE

Eastman/Rochester Studies in Ethnomusicology series

Eastman/Rochester Studies in Ethnomusicology series

Eastman/Rochester Studies in Ethnomusicology seriesGuest post by Ellen Koskoff, Series EditorProfessor Emerita, EthnomusicologyUniversity of Rochester’s Eastman School of Music About ten years ago, the University of Rochester Press made an… READ MORE

Courage and Creativity

Courage and Creativity

If you want to know what composers really think about their art, about the act of creating music, you might ask Bálint Varga. Bálint spent more than forty years working… READ MORE