Learning languages through novels and why it's good, etc.
Recent roundup: The Scary of Sixty-First, Chinese policy, lesbian pulp fiction, and the Madonna victim memoir
Commentary on history, mystery and the celebrity-sadist
Lesbian vampire and historical immortal: a career resurrection of Studio Hollywood
A maligned and misunderstood pursuit
In which I read and watch some things and am inexplicably freaked out by a Madonna concert video
Contradictions, mission creep, ideology in law - and a proposal for reform
My potted week - web subcultures, Japanese short fiction, neo-Victorian gialli, BRITNEY!
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