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Alphabet

By Stan Persky | 2001 July 30

The Seventh in Stan Persky’s series, The Short Version. This one is about the alphabet.

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Woody Allen

By Stan Persky | 2001 July 21

Part six of Stan Persky’s Short Version. This is about Woody Allen

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Paul Alexander

By Stan Persky | 2001 July 14

The latest installment of Stan Persky’s The Short Version: Paul Alexander.

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After Lorca

By Stan Persky | 2001 July 5

Stan Persky offers us the fourth part of his ongoing series. This one is about the poet Jack Spicer, and is titled, as is one of Spicer’s books, After Lorca

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Of African Descent

By Stan Persky | 2001 June 19

The Third of Stan Persky’s serial we’re running under the working title of The Short Version,

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Adolescence

By Stan Persky | 2001 June 15

The second of our serialization of Stan Persky’s The Short Version. (The first can be found in the probe section of the archives).

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MACHINE AS DESTINY

By Dzevad Karahasan | 2001 June 5

Bosnian Writer Dzevad Karahasan calculates the old and new possibilities of European history and literature

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ABOUTISM

By Stan Persky | 2001 May 30

Stan Persky begins a short-hand version of human and other kinds of history, beginning with a new movement in poetry called Aboutism

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Literature, Language and the Destruction of Cities

By Sharon Thesen | 2001 March 15

Sharon Thesen has some thoughts about what happened in Yugoslavia, and what it reveals about the abuse of language

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JANIS: (Memphis Meltdown)

By Bill King | 2001 February 23

Bill King recalls a Memphis moment with Janis Joplin

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