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Today, around 400 years after it was penned, Cervantes's Don Quixote is arguably the most published and translated book, second only to the Bible. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/4179869.stm  It has truly stood the test of time since it was first published in 1605 (Part I) and 1615 (Part II.)...
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         Like most Americans, I’m terrible at learning languages.  I’ve studied several, but only varying amounts of each language stuck.  Of course, I should’ve started when I was a small child, but elementary schools didn’t teach languages then...
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  24th Street Theatre Extends LA RAZON BLINDADA Through 1/29        In his internationally acclaimed stage work, La Razón Blindada, Argentine-born playwright/director Aristides Vargas infuses Miguel de Cervantes' classic novel, El Quijote with Franz Kafka's, The Truth About Sancho Panza...
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BOOKS IN MY LIFE [haibun] I recently vowed to resume reading for pleasure, for too long edged out by my work-related reading (like, writing).   So when i finished three books, picked up at random, I remarked to my friend Phil Kohlenberg at the Dolphin Club and remarked I just realized I'd...