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New Jersey Governor Candidates Face Off In Final Debate

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Who should replace Gov. Chris Christie as New Jersey’s chief executive?

CBS2, along with The Record and William Paterson University, will seek to help voters answer that question by hosting a live debate on Oct. 568 weitere Wörter


South Jersey Residents Weigh In With Questions For Gubernatorial Candidates At Virtual Town Hall

PHILADELPHIA (CBSNewYork) — Questions on subjects from climate change to the expansion of casino gambling were raised Tuesday as New Jersey residents got another opportunity to ask question for the gubernatorial candidates in a third virtual town hall. 571 weitere Wörter


Online Town Halls To Spotlight Issues For Next New Jersey Governor

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — What issues matter most when choosing who should replace Gov. Chris Christie as New Jersey’s chief executive in the November election? 397 weitere Wörter


The Berlin Stories by Christopher Isherwood

I wanted to read Huxley’s Island but it was out so I got the next best thing: The Berlin Stories by Christopher Isherwood. I say ’next best thing‘ but what I mean is Isherwood is the next author on the HU library shelf and I see him every time I go to get out a Huxley. 138 weitere Wörter

Reading The Why

BERLIN ALEXANDERPLATZ: Being Woke in Weimar Germany

Berlin Alexanderplatz (1929) by Alfred Döblin

          The context behind Berlin Alexanderplatz, according to Döblin, was that there isn’t much difference between a criminal and an average person. 965 weitere Wörter


The Dancer and the Body

More than a hundred years after its first publication in German, NYRB Editions has released the collection “Bright Magic: Stories”—edited and translated by Damien Searls and with an introduction by Günter Grass—which allows us to read Alfred Döblin’s early expressionistic work along with some later fables and “incomprehensible stories”. 3.419 weitere Wörter

Iain Bamforth