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The other day, I read a poem whose beginning I didn’t quite like. But, it was weird enough to keep me hooked to its very last line, which made me laugh out loud and reread the poem several times, appreciating it more and more with each go. The piece is by poet Paul Violi, who published eleven […]

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The Chosen Comedians Jewish Joking from Nineteenth Century Europe to Twenty-First Century Israel   By Daniel Taub A review of No Joke: Making Jewish Humor by Ruth R. Wisse (Princeton University Press, 2013) Image—also entitled “No Joke”—is from Drew Friedman, the author of The Fun Never Stops, Old Jewish Comedians, and More Old Jewish Comedians. The […]

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Reading 6-13 January 2013 (ZiR) Caitlin Mackaman [One in an ongoing series of posts. For the full series see Zeteo is Reading.]   6 January 2013 Sundays seem like the ideal day to make a dent in one of Wally Lamb’s lengthy, emotionally taxing novels, like The Hour I First Believed. At the core of this […]

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Wilfred Owen's mother, pictured center with her family

Reading 6-13 January 2013 (ZiR) Caitlin Mackaman [One in an ongoing series of posts. For the full series see Zeteo is Reading.]   6 January 2013 Sundays seem like the ideal day to make a dent in one of Wally Lamb’s lengthy, emotionally taxing novels, like The Hour I First Believed. At the core of this […]

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March 9, 2019

I look forward to reading your piece!

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Wilfred Owen's mother, pictured center with her family

Reading 6-13 January 2013 (ZiR) Caitlin Mackaman [One in an ongoing series of posts. For the full series see Zeteo is Reading.]   6 January 2013 Sundays seem like the ideal day to make a dent in one of Wally Lamb’s lengthy, emotionally taxing novels, like The Hour I First Believed. At the core of this […]

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March 9, 2019

You're most welcome....in the Untold Dylan UK site, I connect the song to Helen Jackson's novel and the transcendentalist poets and to the movie 'Ramona' with the song by the same name - under: 'Bob Dylan And Helen Jackson'

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Wilfred Owen's mother, pictured center with her family

Reading 6-13 January 2013 (ZiR) Caitlin Mackaman [One in an ongoing series of posts. For the full series see Zeteo is Reading.]   6 January 2013 Sundays seem like the ideal day to make a dent in one of Wally Lamb’s lengthy, emotionally taxing novels, like The Hour I First Believed. At the core of this […]

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March 9, 2019

Thank you, Mr. Fyffe (Larry) for the correction!

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