Wolf Hall

As mentioned in class yesterday, Arte will start screening Wolf Hall on Thursday. Starring Mark Rylance, a great Shakespearean actor, often seen on the Globe’s stage, and more recently in the latest Spielberg film, it tells the story of Thomas Cromwell, Henry VIII’s ‘éminence grise’… It promises to be excellent TV, which you can watch […]

Rick Bass, by himself and in tune

I hope you still remember our foray into Rick Bass’s universe. Here’s the promised link with the short story I told you about, called the Canoeists. It’s a good way to explore his writing further, plus you get to hear him and some good music too. [bandcamp width=350 height=470 album=1232026423 size=large bgcol=ffffff linkcol=63b2cc tracklist=false]