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The Plastic Factory

My name is Ron, I work in a plastics factory. The particular factory I work in is new, and it squats atop a man made mound of grass-covered rubble.

A Supposer…

A supposition that, passing for the nth time by the place where Descartes lived at 14 rue Rollin not far from la Contrescarpe, and that even before arriving at the commemorative plaque I started to read out loud the inscribed line, from one of René’s letters to the princess Elisabeth de Bohème, that I learned by heart...

Tragic Strip

T. Motley is a comic strip illustrator and "cartooniologist."

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The Brooklyn Rail

NOV 2011

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