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“As an operator he was bold, but not cool, rapid without being dexterous and he had no sympathy with humanity”

This is sort of a review of the Doctors, Dissection and Resurrection Men exhibition at The Museum of London, but also with many other related reflections and distractions. I visited the exhibition twice, once with my Australian scriptwriter friend, on … Continue reading

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“If the novel has a theme it is that of survival”

Following a trip to the Hollywood Costume Exhibition at the V&A (a kind of busman’s holiday for me, but quite a pleasant one) I was reminded, while studying Vivien Leigh’s costumes from Gone With The Wind that I had never … Continue reading

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