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    Boganmeldelse: Dukketeatret i Danmark

    Boganmeldelse af Dukketeatret i Danmark Dukketeatret i Danmark af Sven-Erik Olsen er en lille bog om dukketeatrets tradition i Danmark. Mere specifikt papirdukketeatret. Jeg købte denne bog i Den Gamle By i Aarhus, i den gamle boghandler. Jeg er uddannet indenfor scenekunst, så jeg kunne ikke stå for den. Dukketeatret i Danmark “Dukketeatret i Danmark har en lang tradition, idet en række af danske kulturpersonligheder på et tidspunkt i deres liv har beskæftiget sig med dukketeater. Der er mange, som stadig beskæftiger sig med denne hobby, og bogen fortæller lidt om det danske dukketeaters historie, samtidig med at der gives en række råd og anvisninger til selv at komme i…

  • Book review The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler
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    Book review: The Vagina Monologues

    Book Review of The Vagina Monologues This is my book review of The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler. I read the book as part of my A Play A Week challenge, where I try to read 52 plays in a year. The Vagina Monologues by Eve Ensler “2008 marks the tenth anniversary of V-day, the dynamic grassroots movement to end violence against women and girls that was inspired by the international sensation The Vagina Monologues, by Eve Ensler. […] Hailed as the bible for a new generation of women, The Vagina Monologues honors female sexuality in all its complexity and mystery. Witty and irreverent, compassionate and wise, this award-winning masterpiece…

  • Boganmeldelse Yatzy af Mikkel Guldager
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    Boganmeldelse: Yatzy af Mikkel Guldager

    Boganmeldelse af Yatzy af Mikkel Guldager Yatzy af Mikkel Guldager er en personlig fortælling. Det er et litterært blik ind i et døgn i fortællerens sind. Jeg har modtaget et eksemplar af bogen til anmeldelse her på bloggen. Tak til forfatter Mikkel Guldager og Forfatterforlaget Attika for et eksemplar af bogen. Yatzy af Mikkel Guldager “I sin fortælling Yatzy skildrer Mikkel Guldager spørgsmål om identitet, samfundsmoral og livets tilfældigheder. Man følger fortælleren tilbage til et sommerdøgn, hvor den anarkistiske samfundsrebel Jon dukker op i både virkelighed og drøm. Igennem dennes fremkomster forandres fortællerens selvindsigt omkring en broget barndom og et forlist forhold til en mistet far. Yatzy skitserer hudløst ærligt…

  • Boganmeldelse Verdensherrerne - Opvågningen af Pernille Neergård
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    Boganmeldelse: Verdensherrerne – Opvågningen

    Boganmeldelse af Verdensherrerne – Opvågningen Verdensherrerne – Opvågningen er første bind i en fantasy serie af Pernille Neergård. Den handler om en ung pige med magiske kræfter, der bliver sendt på en skole i en parallelverden kaldet Elamenta. Jeg har modtaget et eksemplar af bogen til anmeldelse her på bloggen. Tak til Forlaget Dreamlitt og forfatter Pernille Neergård for anmeldereksemplaret. Verdensherrerne – Opvågningen “Annas Evne vågner efter et opgør mod hendes forfølgere. For at lære at kontrollere sine kræfter bliver hun sendt til Jordens parallelverden, Elamenta. Anna befinder sig nu i en racekrig mellem Elamenta og Skyggeriget, og da hendes Evne udviser særlige egenskaber, bliver hun undervist af selveste Seeren.…

  • The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
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    Book review: The Little Prince

    Book review of The Little Prince This is a book review of The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery in the English translation. I bought the book in the Wordsworth Edition as I thought it was super cute. I’ve heard about it often and thought I’d give it a read. Find it right here on Book Depository or Amazon [affiliate links] The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery “With a timeless charm it tells the story of a little boy who leaves the safety of his own tiny planet to travel the universe, learning the vagaries of adult behaviour through a series of extraordinary encounters. His personal odyssey culminates in…

  • Marilla of Green Gables by Sarah McCoy
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    Book review: Marilla of Green Gables

    Book review of Marilla of Green Gables This is my book review of Marilla of Green Gables. I bought the book when I was acquiring the books in the Little House: The Rose Years series, and thought I’d throw that one in there as well. I saved some money on shipping buying more at once, and I had seen the book around. Marilla of Green Gables by Sarah McCoy is set to be a prequel to the well-known and well-loved story of Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery. I read the Anne of Green Gables books growing up and I loved them. So naturally, I wanted more and…

  • Book review rotherweird by Andrew Caldecott
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    Book review: Rotherweird

    Book review of Rotherweird by Andrew Caldecott This is a book review of Rotherweird by Andrew Caldecott. A book about a weirdly whimsical and secluded town with plenty of Tudor age secrets. Rotherweird is the first part of a trilogy. Find it right here on Book Depository or Amazon [affiliate links] Summary I have humbly borrowed this blurp from the back of the book: “1558: Twelve children, gifted far beyond their years, are banished by their Tudor queen to the town of Rotherweird. Some say they are the golden generation; some say the devil’s spawn. But everyone knows they are something to be revered – and feared. Four and a…

  • Book review conversation sinfonietta by Jean Tardieu
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    Book review: Conversation-Sinfonietta

    Book review of Conversation-Sinfonietta by Jean Tardieu This book review of Conversation-Sinfonietta by Jean Tardieu, is part of my “A play a week” reading challenge. I aim to read 52 plays in a year, and I’ll review every single one right here on the blog! A symphony of conversation It’s a script meant for staging a basic conversation as if it was a choir singing together. This means a few repeated lines between the characters, who are named by their tone of voice. The script for Conversation-Sinfonietta suggested placing the actors in accordance with how you would place singers in a choir set-up. (The image below does not correspond with…