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When John Hay Whitney arrived in Britain in 1957 to take up the post of American ambassador, he and his socialite wife, Betsey, achieved what few other “outsiders” managed: becoming close friends with the royal family—a friendship likely assisted by their mutual love of horse racing.A year later Whitney—universally known as Jock—and his wife purchased a modernist house 23 miles southwest of central London in Wentworth Park, a private development of houses ranged around a championship golf course.
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One good GPA plus at least two internships equals a job, research suggests Oct.ET Landing a good job after college can feel like a daunting process, but new research suggests the formula is pretty simple.
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To lift a few of Heaney's phrases: George Herbert's imagination is described as having a 'DNA pattern'; in Oscar Wilde's 'The Ballad of Reading Gaol' Heaney picks up 'the melody of recrimination'; Marlowe's Tamburlaine strikes him as 'the poetic equivalent of a dynamo-hum, a potent kind of undermusic'.It was evidently a sort of intellectual holiday to surprise his audiences by writing mainly about English poets.
Anyway, 26-year-old Minnie's having the last laugh.What's interesting about her trajectory is that Americans seem to believe she's one of them.
And, every now and then, good old English compromise can be turned from a social balancing act into the highest form of art.From this summer, and for the next five years, we are about to see if good old English compromise can come to the aid of this City of London site for a second time.
It's a long, strange journey from the London fringe to breakfast at Tiffany's.But it's as the pretentious, power-hungry Desmond Olivier Dingle, artistic director of the National Theatre of Brent, that Barlow really comes into his own.
Taming of the Shrew, by Shakespeare "There's this chick who is a real bitch (a shrew) and she needs to be tamed by some guy.Orwell was a real political type guy.
The English writer Tim Parks has won an epic legal battle against the Italian university whose discrimination inspired his controversial novel Europa.The University of Verona faces possible criminal prosecution for financial irregularities after being ordered to pay up to £500,000 in salary arrears to Mr Parks and five other foreign lecturers.
German company Senator Film has announced it is to co-produce Danish director Thomas Vinterberg's $10m English-language debut, It's All About Love.The UK's FilmFour and Italy's Key Films are also co-producing the project, set to shoot in New York next spring.
Charlestown, South Carolina.In the chamber of representatives, delegates from the entire state are assembled to discuss the war against King George and the British.
The director, Makhar Vaziev, had forgotten the Opera House's restricted sightlines, for key figures were obscured.Modified rapture, then, for the Kirov's welcome return.
Does such a thing as 'Englishness' really exist?To think of these characteristics as 'real' is to indulge in the deadliest of present-day academic sins, 'essentialism', patriarchal godfather to racism, sexism and all other noxious 'isms'.