Tagged: canon blogging

Debate between Bird and Fish

Canon-blogging starts again with an ancient Sumerian take on the age-old fight between birds and fish. Who will be victorious?!

Re-Blogging the Canon

As Gertrude Stein once told a young writer- Begin again and concentrate.

The Lusiads: Poets and Heroes

A look at Portugal’s national epic and how poets create warriors to supply them with material.

Some Kind of Life

Notes on Stefan Zweig’s “The Post Office Girl”, assimilation, and shifting fortunes.

A year runs fast

Notes on Sir Gawain and the Green Knight and the passing of a year.