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The Simple Joys of Contra Dancing

Do-si-do and swing your partner. Ladies chain. Gypsy. Hey for four. … If these phrases are familiar to you, chances are you’ve been to a contra dance sometime in your life. With some of the same steps as square dancing, … Continue reading

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A Book from a Machine?

Last week, there was a story in the newspaper about the independent bookstore Politics and Prose in Washington, D.C., which has embraced digital publishing. (Click here to read the story.) They have a machine called “Opus” that can print out … Continue reading

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The End of an Era?

I was saddened to read in Wednesday’s Democrat and Chronicle that the Rochester Institute of Technology is selling the printing press they use for their weekly magazine and moving to a digital-only format. Click here to read the story. Online … Continue reading

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