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Rojak: Last supper.

Rojak is a regular collection of assorted links as well as a bulletin summarising the week (or thereabouts) on this blog.

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There is this about Imre Kértesz over at the Quietus. [via the Quietus]

See the trailer of Cormac McCarthy and Ridley Scott’s The Counsellor. [YouTube, via cinemablend.com]

Julianna Barwick’s Nepenthe is out. [via Pitchfork]

The Station to Station project features the likes of Ariel Pink, Giorgio Moroder, and Beck doing some really cool-sounding things on trains. [via Station to Station]

Cass McCombs will have a new album, Big Wheel and Others, released soon. [via Pitchfork]

New Camus play discovered. [via the New Yorker] Actual play (“mimodrama”) is here. [via the New Yorker]

Bulletin

And this week, we had:

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Rojak: “Sartre looked like an ogre.”

Rojak is a regular collection of assorted links as well as a bulletin summarising the week (or thereabouts) on this blog.

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The new Dirty Projectors album is out in July, but for now you can catch their video for “Gun Has No Trigger”. [via YouTube]

Excerpt from Juan José Saer’s Scars, translated by Steve Dolph, which everyone should read. [via Numéro Cinq]

Speaking of whom… More Juan José Saer material to be published. [via Conversational Reading]

Sartre, Camus, and a woman called Wanda. [via The Telegraph]

Faber is publishing an ebook-only music criticism series called Faber Forty-Fives. [via the thought fox]

Pictures from Primavera. [via Pitchfork]

“Consequently, brother, As a human I am disgusted with your what appears to be desperation and poor execution. And disregard for others . As a director I am unimpressed . As a sociologist I understand your type. As your fellow artist I am uninspired. As a woman I feel violated and underestimated.” This will not end well. [via Consequence of Sound]

On postcard collectors. [via The Millions] (I am one, albeit not a very good one.)

On Prometheus (and Dark Horse). [via The New Yorker]

Let’s play Haruki Murakami Bingo. [via The New York Times]

Bulletin

Remember that Bonnaroo is live-streaming over at YouTube.

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Happy birthday, Albert.

It’s the birthday of Albert Camus. Here he talks about his play The Possessed.

[via YouTube]

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Rojak: This space intentionally left blank.

Rojak is a regular collection of assorted links as well as a bulletin summarising the week (or thereabouts) on this blog.

Assorted

“To be or not to be, that is the question.” “Yeah, it is.” [via YouTube]

The Book Depository bought over by Amazon. [via The Guardian]

Camus’s The Outsider illustrated. [via A Piece of Monologue]

Redefining human perception. [via we make money not art]

Interview with Janelle Monáe. [via YouTube]

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And that’s all this week. Have a nice week ahead!

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