Friday October 23, 20091. Gilberto Gil €” Gilberto Gil (Frevo Rasgado) (1968)
Saturday July 4, 2009City Between Worlds By Leo Ou-fan Lee Harvard University Press, 322pp, $60
Wednesday November 12, 2008"LAST Friday, Bev Peters asked how dipthongs (or joined vowels) could be created on today's computer keyboards," writes Greg Williams, of Tweed Heads. "As an aside, few dipthongs are written with joined vowels - eg, the ou in out is a dipthong but the vowels are not joined. However, for what it is worth, joined vowels such as the oe in foetus can be created in most word processor programs by the contortion of holding down the three Ctrl-Shift-& keys and tapping the O key. Likewise the ae in ...
Saturday April 28, 2007Visit Thailand and Laos and encounter endangered cultures on this 14-day trip from Student Flights. The tour starts in Bangkok and travels to Chiang Mai by sleeper train, then explores the regions of Huay Xai, Pakbeng, Vang Vieng and Vientiane in Laos. Highlights include the Grand Palace and Emerald Buddha in Bangkok, night bazaars in Chiang Mai, a boat ride down the Mekong River, Buddhist temple caves at Pak Ou and the Kuang Si waterfall. Prices start from $895 a head twin-share, plus a local ...
Saturday July 10, 2004ART REVIEW: The Postman (2003) Selina Ou (1977- )
Wednesday October 2, 2002Y OU want to go out and tuck into a great meal but the bank balance isn't agreeing with your plans.
Wednesday March 20, 2002Y OU'VE had enough of it.
Tuesday December 18, 2001Nothing was going to stop Ou Yang Dong from seeing her son Ji Xiong Zhang graduate from the University of Wollongong.
Saturday April 8, 2000Y OU know you've made it as an international author when the publishers decide to put out an edition of one of your books in Lithuanian. That's after the original English version has gone into several reprints and been translated into French, German, Spanish, Japanese and umpteen other languages.
Tuesday April 6, 1999Pay as you go and grab a number - the Paddo Inn gets seriously casual. ou would be forgiven for thinking the newly renovated and reopened lower level of the Paddington Inn was a restaurant. I did. I saw tables and chairs and wine buckets and cosy padded booths and a chef called Marcus Mano (ex-J
Monday December 7, 1998Y OU haven't paid the fine, remember? It might have been a dog fine, a parking fine, a speeding fine, a littering fine, but whatever it is you're one of many hundreds of thousands of people in NSW who haven't paid. On Friday we followed the course of that unpaid fine through the first 28 days to
Saturday November 14, 1998Y OU will probably have noticed that Edmund Hilary and Sherpa Tensing Norgay didn't go back and climb Mount Everest asecond time. They'd been there back in 1953, becoming the first to reach the ultimate summit in mountain climbing. They could have gone back. But why bother? They could very
Monday September 14, 1998Y OU know you're in for something different when a theatre program credits a fabric artist with the design and construction of a womb. And different Medium Rare certainly is: a mixture of traditional theatre, combinations of performance and visual arts, fairground trickery and video works. I
Sunday October 13, 1996Cricket blossoming in New York? With a bit of a push, maybe so, writes GREG TRUMAN . Y OU can pursue any vice and fulfil every desire in New York, even get a game of cricket. Sure, you might find yourself playing on a "field" which is actually an extension of the runway of JFK Airport