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Authors: can boozing alleviate writer’s cramp? [study]
Authors: can boozing alleviate writer’s cramp? [study] ● “Have you tried taking a stiff drink or two?” might not be a question that a professional writer would expect from their doctor. Unless, that is, they suffered from writer’s cramp, and their doctor had come across a 2012 case report in the journal Internal Medicine – Alcohol-Responsive Writer’s Cramp ... [ click to read full item ]
Derridian deconstruction of the Futterwacken Dance [new study]
Derridian deconstruction of the Futterwacken Dance [new study] ● Itsnaini Lailiyah Ananda of Airlangga University, Surabaya, East Java, presents (what is believed to be) the first Deconstruction of scene of Futterwacken Dance in Alice in Wonderland movie by Tim Burton in the latest issue of the university’s arts journal Terob, Vol XI, Apr. 2019. “Derridian structure of thinking explain the ... [ click to read full item ]
Odorous preoccupations of James Joyce – the low down [study]
Odorous preoccupations of James Joyce – the low down [study] ● James Joyce may not have had particularly good eyesight, but (some say) he at least partially made up for it with a heightened awareness of smells. Especially bodily ones. Which he often wrote about. In great detail. But do academic works about Joyce’s evident preoccupations with flatulence – which have led ... [ click to read full item ]

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