Writing: February 2011
Flexible with strong faces
Examples of odd and interesting casting calls sent out for adverts.
Some stills of men in suits from a 1950 film about cricket.
I spoke at The Story about Pepys’ Diary, and would like to speak about it at more events.
Whoops! by John Lanchester
Notes on the book about the financial crash.
Papanek on clogs
BERG’s post about Nike Mayfly shoes reminded me of Victor Papanek talking about clogs.
Misfits is Buffy good
‘Misfits’ is great in the same way that ‘Buffy the Vampire Slayer’ was good.
Coins and Experiments
A pointer to some quotes from a couple of LRB articles that happen to mention Pepys.