Submitted by Ian Knight on Tue, 04/21/2015 - 16:18
Well, here we are in April and, after a busy start to the New Year and a few technical problems which kept my site off-line for a month or so, I’m left feeling guilty that I haven’t updated my blog more frequently. So I really must get back to finishing some pieces I drafted, oh, way back before Christmas!
Submitted by Ian Knight on Tue, 09/30/2014 - 16:15
Before I completely take leave of the summer, I just wanted to say that I was lucky enough to attend the 're-premiere' of Zulu at the Odeon, Leicester Square, London, on 11 June. I was only saying earlier in the year how important the film was in encouraging my interest in Anglo-Zulu history, so I was delighted to have the chance to see it again on the big screen - with one or two exceptions, it hasn't been shown in cinemas since its last major release in the early '70s.
Submitted by Ian Knight on Mon, 09/08/2014 - 15:19
My apologies - it's been a bit of a hectic summer at home, not least because I have moved my study, an experience which has proved to me that everything my wife says about my pathological inability to organise my working space is true. Something which I had thought would take a few days actually ran into weeks, not least because of the prodigious amount of dust which needed to be brushed off nearly everything at the back of the shelves.