Harvard and Columbia were harder to get into than Yale.
Sounds like they’ll have to be.
Nevertheless, out of the varied, mostly urban-based ethnic subcultures of Canada or out of the residues of the once-robust regional cultures, or even from some Aboriginal communities, fragments or shards of distinctly more traditionalist visions may emerge, as part of the over-all society’s “value pluralism”. Whether such fragments may ever be instantiated in the writing of credible fiction that will see professional publication – as opposed to SF criticism or journalistic endeavors or just “fan fiction” alone, centered mostly on the Web – remains to be seen.
Cotton Nero A.X.4 - Susan Welstead [.pdf]
The sad truth is that a duchified girl is not what most young men desire. While Georgiana’s virtues were celebrated far and wide throughout the ton—especially amongst the dowager set—her hand was rarely sought for a dance, let alone for marriage.
Day of Giving Challenge vs. Kenan-Flagler
Satyagraha, an opera in three acts by Philip Glass, libretto based on the Bhagavad Gita, directed by Phelim McDermott, conducted by Karen Kamensek, a collaboration with improbable, 3rd revival of ENO’s 2007 production, 1st February 2018, reviewed by LESLIE JONES
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The man in the pit was that consummate Wagnerian Christian Thielemann, musical director of the Staatskapelle Dresden. He is also music director of the Bayreuth Festival and of the Salzburg Easter Festival as well as general music director of the Munich Philharmonic.
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Produced in partnership with Teatro Real, Madrid, the production – returning to the stage of Dresden’s Semperoper, a jewel of a house – featured such acclaimed Wagnerian singers as Albert Dohmen, Petra Lang, Christa Mayer, Andreas Schager, Gerhard Siegel, Kurt Streit and Georg Zeppenfeld.