HERBARIUM

Perhaps this is the only HERBARIUM which, instead of plants, contains articles about people, works, or situations that may be worth mentioning and exposed to a common view.

Διακήρυξη - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Νικανόρ Πάρρα

Manifesto – A Poem by Nicanor Parra

The poem entitled Manifesto, is entirely given here – a poem written by the outstanding Chilean poet Nicanor Parra and was published in 1963, in Número journal, Uruguay. In 1969 it was included in the poetry collection Obra Gruesa, which was released by Editorial Universitaria publishing house of Chile.

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Στροφές Στροφάλων - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Ανδρέα Εμπειρίκου

Revolving Cranks by Andreas Embirikos

The whole poem ‘Revolving Cranks’ by Andreas Embirikos is given but is also heard in the article. The prominent’s Greek surrealist poem is included in the poetry collection entitled ‘Body of the Morning’ collection of 1945, while the sound document is contained in ‘The Embirikos reads Embirikos’ – ‘Dionysos’ 1964.

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Satori in Paris - Photographic Portrait of Jack Kerouac

Satori in Paris – Jack Kerouac

The novel ‘Satori in Paris’ by the great American author Jack Kerouac was written on the occasion of his trip to France in the framework of a research he conducted on the roots of his Breton’s name. From this book, here is given the third chapter.

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Ένας Κόσμος Ανάποδα - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Εντουάρντο Γκαλεάνο

Upside Down – Eduardo Galeano: Green, How I Love You

In its book ‘Upside Down’, Eduardo Galeano carries out extremely interesting unpalatural acts: he unclothes the naked, that is, the big new fruit called supranational companies that after they pollute the planet they come to clean the environment from their dirt – for a fee, of course for their efforts.

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Λούσιεν Φρόιντ, Reflection (Αυτοπροσωπογραφία - 1985). Λάδι σε Καμβά. Διαστάσεις 51.2 x 56.2 cm

Lucian Freud Reflection (Self-portrait), 1985

The artwork of Lucian Freud Reflection (Self-portrait,1985) contains not reflections but contrasts. Hard contrasts of a face full of harsh internal conflicts, leaving their hard painted imprint on its palpitating mask and their harsh truth in its eyes.

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I'm Going Home - Ten Years After

I’m Going Home – Ten Years After, Woodstock

Among the many great artists who performed at Woodstock, in August 1969, were Ten Years After. And among the many great songs played there, was I’m Going Home. Alvin Lee and the other members of the historical British band offered a unique, unrepeatable, performance of their song.

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The use of the material, where third-party rights are not mentioned, is absolutely free. Its sharing, possibly, useful.

Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

Safe Distance of Trees from Houses & Buildings

The article provides information on the safe distance from houses & buildings at which trees can be planted so that the person concerned does not later find himself in the very unpleasant position of having to cut some of them down or worse, to move – at least until restoration of any damages on walls or foundations.

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The People of the Abyss – A Nonfiction Book by Jack London

Few books have so realistically described the condition of the working class in circumstancess of almost absolute poverty as Jack London’s famous book “The People of the Abyss”, from which an excerpt is given here, together with a video lecture by Cecelia Tichi, professor of American Studies, about his overall work.

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The Management of Black Spot of Rose

The following unique and unrepeatable (literally) article deals with the Rose Black Spot disease (the ascomycete fungus Diplocarpon rosae – Marssonina rosae), plus the description of the parasite establishment and the symptoms caused by its infection on the poor and unlucky commercial or domestic growing plants.

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Perhaps this is the only HERBARIUM which, instead of plants, contains articles about people, works, or situations that may be worth mentioning and exposed to a common view.

Διακήρυξη - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Νικανόρ Πάρρα

Manifesto – A Poem by Nicanor Parra

The poem entitled Manifesto, is entirely given here – a poem written by the outstanding Chilean poet Nicanor Parra and was published in 1963, in Número journal, Uruguay. In 1969 it was included in the poetry collection Obra Gruesa, which was released by Editorial Universitaria publishing house of Chile.

Read More »
Στροφές Στροφάλων - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Ανδρέα Εμπειρίκου

Revolving Cranks by Andreas Embirikos

The whole poem ‘Revolving Cranks’ by Andreas Embirikos is given but is also heard in the article. The prominent’s Greek surrealist poem is included in the poetry collection entitled ‘Body of the Morning’ collection of 1945, while the sound document is contained in ‘The Embirikos reads Embirikos’ – ‘Dionysos’ 1964.

Read More »
Satori in Paris - Photographic Portrait of Jack Kerouac

Satori in Paris – Jack Kerouac

The novel ‘Satori in Paris’ by the great American author Jack Kerouac was written on the occasion of his trip to France in the framework of a research he conducted on the roots of his Breton’s name. From this book, here is given the third chapter.

Read More »
Ένας Κόσμος Ανάποδα - Φωτογραφικό Πορτρέτο του Εντουάρντο Γκαλεάνο

Upside Down – Eduardo Galeano: Green, How I Love You

In its book ‘Upside Down’, Eduardo Galeano carries out extremely interesting unpalatural acts: he unclothes the naked, that is, the big new fruit called supranational companies that after they pollute the planet they come to clean the environment from their dirt – for a fee, of course for their efforts.

Read More »
Λούσιεν Φρόιντ, Reflection (Αυτοπροσωπογραφία - 1985). Λάδι σε Καμβά. Διαστάσεις 51.2 x 56.2 cm

Lucian Freud Reflection (Self-portrait), 1985

The artwork of Lucian Freud Reflection (Self-portrait,1985) contains not reflections but contrasts. Hard contrasts of a face full of harsh internal conflicts, leaving their hard painted imprint on its palpitating mask and their harsh truth in its eyes.

Read More »
I'm Going Home - Ten Years After

I’m Going Home – Ten Years After, Woodstock

Among the many great artists who performed at Woodstock, in August 1969, were Ten Years After. And among the many great songs played there, was I’m Going Home. Alvin Lee and the other members of the historical British band offered a unique, unrepeatable, performance of their song.

Read More »

The use of the material, where third-party rights are not mentioned, is absolutely free. Its sharing, possibly, useful.

Great and ancient the ceramic art. And constantly renewed and evolving, when it is – literally – found in the hands of experienced and inventive masters. Yo Se Yeon from the city of Icheon, South Korea, does not have such ambitious goals. But he is such a master. And simply and humbly, as a continuator of a 5,000-year tradition, he devotes us some of his time and some objet d’arts.

Safe Distance of Trees from Houses & Buildings

The article provides information on the safe distance from houses & buildings at which trees can be planted so that the person concerned does not later find himself in the very unpleasant position of having to cut some of them down or worse, to move – at least until restoration of any damages on walls or foundations.

Read More »

The People of the Abyss – A Nonfiction Book by Jack London

Few books have so realistically described the condition of the working class in circumstancess of almost absolute poverty as Jack London’s famous book “The People of the Abyss”, from which an excerpt is given here, together with a video lecture by Cecelia Tichi, professor of American Studies, about his overall work.

Read More »

The Management of Black Spot of Rose

The following unique and unrepeatable (literally) article deals with the Rose Black Spot disease (the ascomycete fungus Diplocarpon rosae – Marssonina rosae), plus the description of the parasite establishment and the symptoms caused by its infection on the poor and unlucky commercial or domestic growing plants.

Read More »
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