The actor’s rendition of Plato’s Allegory of the Cave has been set to music and remixed by musicians ranging from Yoko Ono to OMD. ‘If someone has an idea, I’ll collaborate with them,’ he saysComposer Eric Alexandrakis had an idea. He had written an ambient piece of music called Cryogenia X and decided that he wanted – or perhaps needed – actor John Malkovich to read Plato’s Allegory of the Cave over it.
Turkish PM says during Nato talks that it has right to defend airspace, as allies try to prevent escalation and say focus should be on battling IsisAnkara will not apologise for downing a Russian fighter jet on the Syrian border but Moscow should reconsider retaliatory sanctions, the Turkish prime minister has said.
The Progressive Conservatives in Newfoundland and Labrador are trying to extend their 12 years in office today as voters go to the polls while the Liberals attempt to build on the momentum from a string of byelection wins over the last two years.
MTV-backed serial has to skirt some issues such as homosexuality, but after a strong impact among young Kenyans, Nigeria is now switching onEmmanuel Ikubese knew the TV drama in which he starred was having an impact the day a stranger walked up to him and thanked him for saving her life.
Country ‘commitments’ put forward in Paris will be more credible – and durable beyond the next election – if they are backed up by national legislation International climate talks have progressed in recent years at what the UN secretary general has called a “snail’s pace”. The sheer complexity of reaching an ambitious international agreement has stymied the negotiations.