Daily Archives: January 1, 2022

David Bruce: Christopher Marlowe’s Doctor Faustus (1604 A-Text) — A Retelling — Act 1 (Scenes 1-4)

CHAPTER 1 (1604 A-TEXT) — 1.1 — [Scene 1] Faustus, alone in his study, surrounded by books, said to himself, “Make a definite decision about your studies, Faustus, and begin to measure the depth of that which you will study … Continue reading

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David Bruce: Be a Work of Art — Language, Letters, Media

Language • A grandmother went to see Eve Ensler’s Vagina Monologues with some family and friends. After the performance, she told her granddaughter, “Honey, next time I get together with my lady friends, we are going to talk about our vaginas. … Continue reading

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Music Recommendation: Big Joe Duskin — “Beer Drinking Woman”

BRUCE’S RECOMMENDATION OF BANDCAMP MUSIC Music: “Beer Drinking Woman” Album: BIG JOE JUMPS AGAIN! Artist: Big Joe Duskin Artist Location: Cincinnati, Ohio Record Company: Yellow Dog Records Record Company Location: Memphis, Tennessee Info: “Timeless music from the legendary patriarch of … Continue reading

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