Alice, Books, Etc.

Jul 30

dailydot:

An ethical guide to buying a ticket to a Woody Allen movie
What do you do when somebody who makes art you like is exposed as a potentially or actually awful human being?

dailydot:

An ethical guide to buying a ticket to a Woody Allen movie

What do you do when somebody who makes art you like is exposed as a potentially or actually awful human being?

Jul 28

oupacademic:

Interested in working for Oxford University Press? Check our jobs pages across our global offices, including the United Kingdom and United States. 

There is a ‘Marketing Assistant, Social Media’ position open. Entry level oupacademic tumbling included.

oupacademic:

Interested in working for Oxford University Press? Check our jobs pages across our global offices, including the United Kingdom and United States

There is a ‘Marketing Assistant, Social Media’ position open. Entry level oupacademic tumbling included.

Jul 27

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Jul 24

You… Every day..

99problemsbutapitchaintone:

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Yes

Jul 15

[video]

With both the French government and opposition in crisis, the door is open for Marine Le Pen to move firmly into the mainstream of French politics -

berfrois:

by John Gaffney

In France, since the European elections of May 2014, and Marine Le Pen’s breath-taking 25 per cent of the vote – to the ruling Socialists’ paltry 13 per cent – she has said very little. She does not need to; between them, the left and the right are opening up a royal road for her…

Jun 29

Learned Ladies at NJ Shakespeare Festival #latergram #sierra

Learned Ladies at NJ Shakespeare Festival #latergram #sierra

Jun 22

Every Russian Novel Ever -

1. A Philosophical Murder

2. A Washerwoman Is Insulted

3. The Student’s Emotional Isolation Is Complete

4. The Estate Is Sold Off

5. Uuuuuughhhh

6. An Argument That Is Mostly In French

7. It’s Very Cold Out And Love Does Not Exist Also

8. The Nihilist Buffs His Fingernails While Society Crumbles

9. There Is No God

10. 400 Pages Of A Single Aristocratic Family’s Slow, Alcoholic Decline

11. Is This A Dinner Party Or Is This Hell?

12. The Wedding Is Interrupted

13. Friendship Among The Political Prisoners

14. A Lackluster Duel

15. The Countess Attempts Suicide

16. Back From Siberia, Unexpectedly

17. A Fit of Impetuousness

18. Someone Middle-Class Does Something Awful

19. A Prostitute Listens To A Ninety-Page Philosophical Manifesto

20. I Advise You To Display More Emotional Control In The Future

21. The Manservant Dies Alone

22. Is This A Murder Mystery Or An Exploration Of The Nature Of Religious Faith? Turns Out, A Little Bit Of Both

23. The Mayor Tells A Self-Serving Lie

24. The Countess Finds Religion

25. New Political Waves of Liberalism, Radicalism, and Nihilism Wash Over Russia

26. The Time When We Might Have Found Happiness Together Has Passed

(Source: muffinruffian, via russkayaliteratura)

Jun 21

Lovely Boston #nofilter

Lovely Boston #nofilter

Jun 16

Goodbye Lizzie -

oupacademic:

The Oxford University Press Academic Tumblr team is sad to announce the departure of our founding editor Lizzie.

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Lizzie led the creation and launch of this tumblr, and made it what it is today.

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She sought out the fun, witty, and clever in the tumblrverse – and…

Oh yes. Breakfast Club references don’t go unnoticed by the OUP tumblr team. :)