Mean As Custard (calico_pye) wrote,
Mean As Custard
calico_pye

  • Music:

The Sensual World/Ulysses



I hadn't realised that Kate Bush's album The Sensual World was inspired by Ulysses - specifically 'Penelope'.  You learn something new every day.

I have switched reading the copy that Plymouth Uni gave me and have started to read one that has a better font size.

Later
I am quite pleased as I have started to gut out the framework of the 3 main chapters that deal with sexuality.  I am looking into the challenges of tradition in Roman Catholic Ireland.  The womens' roles etc.  Plus, reminding myself of the key concepts of modernism (which I glossed over a bit last time, it seems).  Still, 600 words - 20% done :-)

Below is a directo's cut video of The Sensual World, called 'Flower of the Mountain.'



With thanks to bethnoir xx
Tags: ba english yr 3, grindstone files - year 3, james joyce, kate bush, ulysses, vids 2016
Subscribe

  • In Other News...

    J U B I L A T E D !

  • Crying & Copy Editing

    Ye Gods, who would've thought that UK libel law was such a hefty subject. Don't answer that, but seriously - sheesh! So much to do with…

  • Honey

    Lesson 9 (Intro to Academia) test score this time was 90%, slipped up on something fairly minor which I will know better for next time. And I…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments