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2005 05 05
Walrussian Translations
To an Inuk, Toronto sounds and smells "something like a walrus colony."—Abraham Okpik, 1977
(Photograph by, and courtesy of, Genny Anderson. Thanks Genny, from Jeremy Keehn and Reading Toronto.)

With that, I present the current readings of some of The Walrus's staff.

Terry Corrigan, Art Intern

Epileptic, by David B.
Pricksongs & Descants, by Robert Coover

Rolf Dinsdale, Associate Publisher (Advertising)

The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World, by Michael Pollen
The Razor's Edge, by W. Somerset Maugham

Chris Ellis, Circulation

Citizens: A Chronicle of the French Revolution, by Simon Schama
Secrets: A Memoir of Vietnam and the Pentagon Papers, by Daniel Ellsberg
The Iliad

Tom "Conan O'" Fennell, Deputy Editor

The Harry Potter books, in the original Greek

Chris Flavelle, Assistant Editor

Isaiah Berlin: A Life, by Michael Ignatieff
The Federalist Papers, by Alexander Hamilton, James Madison, John Jay

Jeremy Keehn, Assistant Editor

Due Preparations for the Plague, by Janette Turner Hospital
Dark Star Safari, by Paul Theroux
On Writing Well, by William Zinsser

Joshua Knelman, Associate Editor

The Disappointment Artist, by Jonathan Lethem
The Bible

Arno Kopecky, Editorial Intern

Collapse: How Societies Choose to Fail or Survive, by Jared Diamond

Natalie Matutschovsky, Art Coordinator

Nothing If Not Critical: Selected Essays on Art and Artists, by Robert Hughes
Catherine De Medici: A Biography, by Leonie Frieda

Brian Morgan, Senior Designer

Sterling: The History of a Currency, by Nicholas Mayhew
Crime and Ornament: The Arts and Popular Culture in the Shadow of Adolf Loos, Bernie Miller and Melony Ward, eds.
Joseph Smith and the Origins of the Book of Mormon, by David Persuitte
The Book of Mormon: A Reader's Edition, Grant Hardy, ed.

Rachel Yeager, Account Manager

The Devil Wears Prada, by Lauren Weisberger
Saturday, by Ian McEwan
Blink, by Malcolm Gladwell
Encounters in Race, Ethnicity, and Language, Carl E. James and Adrienne Shadd, eds.
[email this story] Posted by Jeremy Keehn, The Walrus Magazine on 05/05 at 07:00 PM

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