Monthly Archives: January 2009

The World of the Game

To continue my thread of posts on games. As you can see the debate is hotting up, and Deepak has weighed in with his considered opinion. Deepak Sharma, for those of you who don’t know him, is the artist of … Continue reading

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Impossible is Nothing

James A. Coghlan, The Impossible Journey: A Novella, Roman Books, paperback, ISBN 978-81-906788-1-0, Rs 199/- This little book chronicles the journey of James Coghlan’s great uncle, John Coghlan, from Rawalpindi to London (on Avon Tyres) on the eve of World … Continue reading

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Alexander McCall Smith Visits Jadavpur

Alexander McCall Smith, creator of the delightful Precious Ramotswe, will be speaking at the K.P. Basu Auditorium at 2.30pm on Wednesday 28 January. Precious Ramotswe, for those who haven’t met her, is the proprietor of the No. 1 Ladies Detective … Continue reading

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Seminar Notice: Dreaming Differently

School of Media Communication and Culture, Jadavpur University presents Dreaming Differently a UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Animation, 20-21 January, 11am to 5pm, Vivekananda Hall, Subarnajayanti Bhavan, Jadavpur University 20 January 1030-1100 – Tea Session I 1100-1130 – Inauguration 1130-1300 … Continue reading

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The Game and the World

Sorry about the hiatus: work has been eating too much of my time to bear thinking about. Currently edit pub is running, so I have a fourteen hour working day most days, at least four hours of which involve shouting. … Continue reading

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