Monthly Archives: August 2017

Delta Wedding: Eudora Welty’s Take on a Shakespearean Classic!

  From The Record July 28, 2017         Q: Say, is that a Coach handbag? A: Yep. Just got it at Guy’s Frenchys for $4.95…. No trip to the Maritimes is complete without a trip to Guy’s … Continue reading

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Summer Reading—Kit Pearson’s Trilogy of Canadian “War Guests”

From The Record August 4, 2017 We have reached that delightful time of the summer when the days seem to stretch out endlessly before us, with the distant call of work and school barely touching our mental state. The beautiful … Continue reading

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The New Joys of Yiddish (2001)

From The Record, July 21st To help lighten up our so-far dreary July, I decided to review a classic this month.  No, not your Charles Dickens/Jane Austen kind of classic! I’m referring to that venerable tome on Yiddish, The Joys … Continue reading

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Daniel Silva: The English Spy

From The Record, July 14, 2017 It seems I am getting into a rut. The English Spy (2015) by Daniel Silva is another work linked to the Troubles that plagued Ireland in the last three decades of the 20th century. … Continue reading

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