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Monday, December 22, 2003
CIRCUSES AND SIDESHOWS
Well, Maarten sent me along a few links to circus related stuff, thinking apparently they'd fit better here. So I'll post them, and then sink deeper into some sideshow freak stuff of my own!
Old Circus Postcards
Circus World Museum
Sideshow Central Great starting point to explore this subculture..
The following links all have some connction to Gibsonton, Florida. A MOST unusual retirement community..
Freak Show, by Cliff Bostock
The Trade Festival
William Burkhart (nice write-up upon his death at age 94)
Oh yes, Maarten also requested I pass on these links about Julius, a talented kid from the Nairobi slums who was given a camera by Dutch TV, and has "taken off' with it.. Julius 1 ; Julius 2
The Weirdo Press
Robert Locke's Article
Derrida at Hebrew University of Jerusalem
hey, I don't HAVE to present a fair and balanced view! It's MY Blog! And I REVEL IN my presuppositions and biases!
NICE PBASE GALLERIES
Minimalist Works by Robert Plant (..I don't know, ask him..)
"It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence."
Mohandas K. Gandhi