Daily Archives: July 15, 2011

Burmese Dissident Broadcast: Aung San Suu Kyi

This year’s BBC Reith lectures are by the Burmese dissident Aung San Suu Kyi. Hearing her speaking is amazing after so many years of house arrest. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aung_San_Suu_Kyi http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b012402s/The_Reith_Lectures_Securing_Freedom_2011_Aung_San_Suu_Kyi_Liberty/

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Poetry: Percy Shelley and the Arab Spring

  There is a really interesting piece by Austin Allen on the influence of the poet Shelley on the recent Arab Spring, posted on 3 Quarks Daily from Big Think at http://bigthink.com/ideas/39148 “Poets are the unacknowledged legislators of the world,” … Continue reading

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