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WHY I WON’T BE A PRESENTER AT THE HUGO AWARDS THIS YEAR | The Connie Willis . Net Blog

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And finally, to Vox Day, Brad Torgeson, and their followers, I have this to say: “You may have been able to cheat your way onto the ballot. (And don’t talk to me about how this isn’t against the rules–doing anything except nominating the works you personally liked best is cheating in my book.) You may even be able to bully and intimidate people into voting for you. But you can’t make me hand you the […]

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Goldberg Variations

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The 1955 version Glenn Gould is sitting in my head now, getting through Bach’s music with a dexterity that I did not know that a person could have. I believe that they were written to help a rich man fall asleep. The net is too slow for me to verify this immediately. The workings of Gould’s fingers tangle up my mind. It is appropriate that I write to this — trying to make sense of my own […]