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Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies
In Nomine Babalon: Sacred Whoredom in a Thelemic Context
Naked and trembling, pressed against my bare body, he whispered into my hair, "can I kiss you?" Instead of answering with words, I turned my face up to him. When our lips met, it felt as if some part of him opened up around me like a cocoon. I...
Body Mysteries >> Sexuality
Magick >> Thelema
The Ancient Goddess Barbi: Historical Views from the Year 5000
(Author's Note: Read this only if you consider laughter a sincere form of worship!) In the year 5000, historians will seek to patch together traces of the past, to discover what life was like in today's current era. Here's one humorous view of what they might...
Paganism & Wicca >> Humor
Historical Christian Jewelry
The art of jewelry making evolved though the centuries. In a sense, jewelry is any ornamentation or adornment on the body. Jewelry has been used not only for aesthetic reasons but also as an indication of a person’s status in life.
>> Body Mysteries
Religions >> Christianity & Paganism
What is hypnotic trance? Does it provide unusual physical or mental capacities?
2.1 'Trance;' descriptive or misleading? Most of the classical notions of hypnosis have long held that hypnosis was special in some way from other types of interpersonal communication and that an induction (preparatory process considered by some to be...
Parapsychology >> Hypnosis

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EL Doctorow's Ragtime in the Context of Historiographic Metafiction
The blurring of the boundaries between fiction and history and the constructedness of ... Doctorow's bestseller, Ragtime, imitates the genre of the historical novel ...
American History as a Ragtime Tune: E. L. Doctorow's Ragtime*
In the novel, ragtime is recognized as an important cultural phenomenon ... E. L.
“Subjective History in E - DUO
Doctorow's presentation of historical characters in Ragtime. ... Therefore, I decided to make the conception of history that I found in Ragtime the case for my  ...
vol xix N2.rdo - Dialnet
History is a kind of fiction in which we live and hope to survive, and fiction is a kind of spe- .... personal recreation of the history of the ragtime era in America.
The Guide - Portland Center Stage
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High school report for week of Feb. 21
The drama club will present its spring musical "Ragtime," a story set at the turn of the 20th century that looks at the wealthy elite, immigrants and African-Americans. Performances will be March 17 and 18 at 7 p.m.
Digital Soloists: Jazz and the videogame score
Videogame soundtracks, throughout their history, have walked hand-in-hand with technological advancement. In the 1980s, game music started as a ... sound professionals more possibilities.

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Ragtime - Historical & Background Info - Family Music Theatre
Show Background. RAGTIME is epic - in story, music, emotion. Based on the E.
SparkNotes: Ragtime: Context
A short E. L. Doctorow biography describes E.
EL Doctorow's Ragtime in the Context of Historiographic Metafiction
The blurring of the boundaries between fiction and history and the constructedness of ... Doctorow's bestseller, Ragtime, imitates the genre of the historical novel ...
History of Ragtime [article]:Article Description: Performing Arts
Sep 29, 2006 Ragtime, a uniquely American, syncopated musical phenomenon, has been a strong presence in musical composition, entertainment, and ...
Ragtime - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
[edit]. Ragtime originated in African American music in the late 19th century and descended from the jigs and march music ...

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