An Englishman of forty years residence in Wales pontificates about politics (slightly off-message), films and trivia. Secretary of Aberavon and Neath Liberal Democrats. Candidate for Neath in the Westminster elections of 1997 & 2017 and the Welsh general election of 2016.
Wednesday, 24 August 2016
Chilcot and the Athens of the North
There is a thought-provoking comment by Maria Pretzler on the public reading of the whole of the Chilcot Report during the Edinburgh Festival. She finds more than one parallel with "the ancient Greek tradition to recite whole epics during festivals".