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Alex Dodd

Alex Dodd

    Why our many stories matter
    Why our many stories matter
    When Michael Elion recently compared the fury storm he's been facing over his horrible and blithely venal corporate artwork, Perceiving...
    Clifton: Of baba ganoush and bungalows
    Clifton: Of baba ganoush and bungalows
    Life has a strange way of assigning you just the work you need to do, and I've been coming to think that it's probably no coincidence that I was...
    A whiter shade of pale
    A whiter shade of pale
    I'd rather endure bumper-to-bumper exhaust fumes in silence than sit through another tedious radio talk show on the topic. I hear the word "race",...
    Jumping geraniums!
    Jumping geraniums!
    Sometimes I feel ashamed to be human. Or perhaps it's more of a kind of disbelief that this is my classification. How very odd to be a member of...
    Wild and wacky Wedding
    Wild and wacky Wedding
    Quite a lot of people walked - no, rudely stomped - out of Theatre Goose on a String's production of Bertold Brecht's The Wedding.
    Water, water everywhere ...
    Water, water everywhere ...
    Lars von Trier's Element of Crime begins with an overweight and sweaty Egyptian doctor with a monkey on his shoulder persuading the ailing...
    Zoning in on Funktionality
    Zoning in on Funktionality
    The girl in gold platforms and cowboy hat pays for her cyber-tonic and sashays over to the dancefloor where everyone is loosened up with movement...