Bought USB extension cable.
- Lao Tzu, Tao Te Ching
- Lives Like Loaded Guns: Emily Dickinson and Her Family Feuds, Lyndall Gordon, 2010
- The Arcades Project, Walter Benjamin (thanks to Hannah Forsyth for the lead) – edition of 1999, original German first published in 1982.
- A Place of Greater Safety, Hilary Mantel (for February Book Chat Oz), 1992
- February episode is to cover Simon Schama’s 1989 Citizens and Hilary Mantel’s A Place of Greater Safety
- Both books are about the French Revolution
- Schama’s book is a history book
- Mantel’s book is an historical novel
- Will go live at the end of the month
- ‘Giants’ (posted 30 Jan) looks at the anxiety that the weather can cause in a sub tropical location.
- ‘Thoughts of a friend of Geoffrey Zygier’ (posted 10 Feb) takes a look at the father of the Australian who died in 2010 while in the custody of the Israeli authorities.