Category Archives: General

2018: Trinidad and Tobago Carnival Begins.

Originally posted on Reality Fragments:
A lone drunk walks down the trace where I live, shouting, “Pay the devil jab jab” at 3 a.m. this morning – lost from a J’ouvert somewhere in South Oropouche, I’m sure, where WASA water…

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It’s Mother Flipping Pancake Day! But What Do Pancakes Have to Do with Carnival?

Originally posted on Dutch Girl in London:
While British families are stocking up on flour, milk and eggs in preparation for national Pancake Day on Tuesday 13 February, parts of the Netherlands are starting their 5-day debauchery called Carnaval today. Although…

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Animation Ireland- Cartoon Saloon

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Originally posted on Sián Boyle:
As part of our animation project we were tasked to look into the website Animation Ireland and from their research one of the various studios that are featured on their website. Of these, I…

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An electric new £20,000 art commission launched in Manchester – Deadline this week!

Originally posted on Power Culture:
A new £20,000 art commission to explore the vital, yet invisible, force of electricity is up for grabs thanks to the Museum of Science and Industry, in partnership with Electricity North West, and Manchester Science…

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Aylesham and the Planning of the East Kent Coalfield, Part I

Originally posted on Municipal Dreams:
For two thousand years, the ‘peaceful undulating country of East Kent’ had pursued ‘an agricultural and seaside existence, perturbed by nothing more agitating than an ephemeral military conquest or so!’  But in 1931, as Patrick…

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Concept of “Amathia”, a Greek term that roughly means “intelligent stupidity.” This concept is used to explain why otherwise intelligent people believe and do stupid or evil things. “It is not an inability to understand but in a refusal to understand.”

Originally posted on Like For Real Dough:
Concept of “Amathia”, a Greek term that roughly means “intelligent stupidity.” This concept is used to explain why otherwise intelligent people believe and do stupid or evil things. “It is not an inability…

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Animation Workshop: Identity

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Originally posted on Creative and Cultural Industries:
We had a workshop with award winning animator Jessica Ashman. It was a workshop for anyone, so there were students studying various courses at kingston university, and also people who were not even…

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Letters Missing From the English Alphabet

Originally posted on At the BookShelf:
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You Gotta Believe

Originally posted on The Mad Hatters:
I love Nina Paley’s work I’ve previously posted her animated account of the history of Palestine – here – and her animated story of Rama and Sita – here in this short vid, Moses…

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KLM Cares

Originally posted on Travel Between The Pages:
Last year I posted a story about KLM’s trial run for the airline’s Care Tag audio-equipped GPS tourist guide device. Now, the Royal Dutch Airlines has rolled-out the tiny tech travel guide for flyers who…

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