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    The fourth line in the poem, Fig.4 installation says, “04 Red Shift. La vie des étoiles n’est pas la nôtre. Leurs morts tapissent le fond des temps.”. Interpreted freely, it means that the stars life (a reference to fame) does not belong to us and their deaths are lining up until the end of time. I believe Canty wants to evocate the stars as a path of everyone in that…

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    The Roseto Mystery

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    Outliers by Malcolm Gladwell explores the stories of success as well as how and why one becomes successful. The book is separated into two parts, “Part 1: Opportunity” and “Part 2: Legacy” He begins to explain in the first part that one, must have the opportunity to become good at something, while Part 2, explains that one must be accompanied by a legacy to be rewarded for what they have succeeded in. Within the epilogue, Gladwell sets out his expectations for what he wants to achieve through…

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    in the lighting. With the absence of the lighting, the piece would not bear the same inspirational gravity as it currently does. Each element of the piece works together to form a cohesive story that draws in the attention of anyone watching. Petite Mort similarly creates a multitude of well-constructed tableaus and concepts with such a fine attention to…

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    broad fancy inspired any writers and films during his generation. By the age of nine Forrest Ackerman already began his career. He won a contest sponsored by the San Francisco Chronicle in 1929 and by 1932 caught the attention of Julius Schwartz and Mort Weisinger the publishers of the first science-fiction fan magazine titled “The Time Traveller”. Ackerman was later hired as a Sci- Fi film…

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    Boiled in oil and pierced with thin needles. Cut with silver daggers and burned in crucibles. Peeled off the skin, inch by inch. This was how executioners and judges handled pagans and witches in 16th century France. From 1560 to 1630, over 60,000 accused European witches died in the largest witch hunt in recorded history: the Great Witch Craze. Women especially were accused for a myriad of illogical reasons: being angry with a neighbor whose livestock fell ill or speaking out against the…

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    As of today, I am in my opinion, one of the few people who still has a free will. Almost everyone else around me, blindly follows orders. I am not sure why, but after they become a problem for Jennifer, they go to a mysterious Doctor named Eddie Mort. After they return days later, they change a lot, they are still like themselves.... But they are different somehow. The ones who had been changed, would say to those who were not changed yet "Once they take you to the Mind Cleaner, you are never…

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    How is the notion of belonging explored through the people, place or culture in Harper Lee’s To Kill A Mockingbird ? There are many elements that contribute to a sense of belonging; one can have an understanding of places and acceptance of culture, but belonging ultimately comes from the connections to other people. In Harper Lee 's novel, To Kill A Mockingbird, the experiences of belonging are shown through the characters, the setting, and the culture of the small town of Maycomb. Lee’s novel…

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    Introduction • The reign of Henry II has long been regarded, and rightly so as a period of major importance in the history of English law. A set of national legal institutions bringing the law and justice to the whole of England, and a body of legal rules applicable over the whole of England. P.215 Reasons for legal reform To determine whether Henry II was the ‘founder’ of the English common law or not, we must first decipher his reasons for involvement in the law. The title ‘founder’ suggests…

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    and some fly another”. He then declared that “tomorrow, at the opening of the consel, we will select a principal chief of the Menominees... We shall expect the Menominee to respect him”. While eventually the Menominee would refuse the 1827 Buttes de Morts treaty negotiated, the American’s naming of a new chief became the most permanent result of the arbitration. “You”, the Head of the American Indian Office Thomas McKenney was purported to direct towards Oshkosh, “are now the great Menominee…

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    In order to understand why Christopher Nolan as a director is, nowadays, considered as an auteur, it is important to rehash the French film critics’, of Cahiers du cinéma, theory of the auteur. “Astruc argued that cinema was potentially a means of expression as subtle and complex as written language. He argued that cinema too was a language, ‘a form in which and by which an artist can express his thoughts, however abstract they may be, or translate his obsessions exactly as he does in a…

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