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E. M. Forster | E. M. Forster

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Apr.05.2013
  Ruth Prawer Jhabvala’s screenplays did not scream, or even appear to make profound statements. The sorrow was matter-of-fact. It took me a while to understand the detachment. “I want a happiness without a hole in it, I want the bowl without a crack”  – (From ‘The Golden Bowl’)...
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Aug.05.2012
  Two Venuses. Two Venus de Milos that is. The same Venus really, the original one in the Louvre. One image from a 2011 pic, off a YouTube video, and the other from a circa 1900 photograph in a book on the Louvre found on Archive.org.   An iconic statue is much more than the sum of its...