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Stone walls do not

Source: Samuel Roth, Stone walls do not: the chronicle of a captivity (New York: William Faro, 1930), volume 2, pp. 297-298 Text: To-night we had the second entertainment of the season, a cinema show in the dining-room. Last week it … Continue reading

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Long Walk to Freedom

Source: Nelson Mandela, Long Walk to Freedom: The Autobiography of Nelson Mandela (London: Little, Brown and Company, 1994), pp. 596-597 Text: In keeping with the increased openness on the island, we now had our own cinema. Almost every week we … Continue reading

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