Barbaric Medievalism or Enlightened Humanism?

Salman Rushdie and the cost of speaking truth to power.

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Where they burn books they will afterwards burn people
Heinrich Heine (which was written in 1823, in reference to burning the Qur’an)

Last Thursday evening (11th August) in England on BBCFour, I watched the 2012 film adaptation of…



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Marc Barham

Marc Barham

Column @ on iconic books, TV shows/films: Time Travel Peregrinations. Reviewed all episodes of ‘Dark’ @ site.