Books

Book Roundup

Might get back to some music writing next week, so in the meantime I thought I’d pen a few thoughts about books and such. I’m reading four right now, two of which I’ve been slogging through for a while and haven’t picked up in at least a week or so. That includes Mary Shelley’s The Last … Continue reading

Politicking

Türkiye Cumhuriyeti’nin: Demonstrations in Istanbul

    Protests and Politics in Gezi Park, Istanbul Large-scale protests broke out last night in Taksim Square in Istanbul. Protesters gathered earlier in the week to demonstrate against the government’s announcement that it would destroy Gezi Park—one of the few green places left not only in Taksim, but Istanbul in general—and replace it with … Continue reading