Monthly Archives: September 2013

Sentenced to be flogged

India, 1853: a young British army officer finds himself in a difficult situation: “One very painful circumstance stamped itself on my memory. I was obliged to be present at a flogging parade— the only one, I am glad to say, … Continue reading

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Media change

As they develop, all media begin by subverting the established order.  The Reformation could not have been so disruptive, particularly for the church, without the print revolution which preceded it and partly caused it.  In a more recent era, the … Continue reading

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