Tag Archives: eighties

Occupying my future, reclaiming my past!

Asserting that ‘we are everywhere’ is probably more convincing than the claim that ‘I am everywhere”. Nonetheless it doesn’t take much suspension of disbelief before I’m able to convince myself that indeed “I am everywhere” – after all, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Pleasure never hurt anyone… some Cocteau Twins pre-history and the way London rocked 30 years ago!

I’ve never been into the Cocteau Twins myself… just ain’t my thing. However, I recently got into an online discussion in which I mentioned that I’d known their second and main bass player Simone Raymonde in the old days when … Continue reading

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Unseen Polish films of the 1970s & 1980s

I headed over to the RCA in South Kensington on Thursday to catch Controlled Image: The Question of Image Control in Poland in the 70s and 80s. This was funded by the Polish Cultural Institute who in recent years have … Continue reading

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Key Neoist practice plagiarised from French academics shock!

In recent months much has been made of the fact that the term Neoism can be traced back to a 1914¬† occasional poem by American satirist Franklin P. Adams. Okay, so most of the world seems to have ignored the … Continue reading

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