He takes me through the old school-gate beside the high walled prison, where my father used to take me every morning just before the first prayer bell rang.
We cannot fix the problems of Cambodia, Taylor and I, with the three dollar mini guns we finally buy in an attempt to join the fight. Our guns leak as soon as we fill them, but they allow us to be part of the action.
The most useful lesson of the personal letter is in the way it shifts and changes, proving intimacy, individuality or authenticity does not transcend time.
Surprisingly enough, then, the idea that Greece ‘just ain’t what it used to be’ originated in classical Athens.
In the case of Mabro Hats, Johannesburg, the story begins with Gujarati immigrant Bhikha Uka Prajapati, travelling across the Indian Ocean to South Africa.
UK to Canada, China to India, around the world, yoga is big business. In 2016, Americans alone spent US$16 billion on yoga classes and products.
Yarsagumba is also known as “Himalayan Viagra” due to the aphrodisiac medley of caterpillar and fungus.
“I’m not a lesbian, I just loved Thelma.” What did the modernist author Djuna Barnes mean by this?
Research shows that more than half the female sex workers in South Africa’s three largest cities are HIV positive – but less than one-third are on antiretroviral treatment.
We overcome an existential fear by permitting institutions to honour the wishes of the dead in order to guarantee a place for our wishes in the future.
Polidori takes Byron’s protagonist, Augustus Darvell, and turns him into Lord Ruthven, the aloof darling of London society.
Joyce’s recreation of the city is painstakingly detailed – as he stated, himself, Dublin could be rebuilt “brick by brick” using his novel as a guide.