Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Blogsen-usFri, 19 Dec 2014 22:30:35 EDTFri, 19 Dec 2014 22:30:35 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssA Literary Appreciation: The Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equianohttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/794/A-Literary-Appreciation--The-Interesting-Narrative-of-the-Life-of-Olaudah-Equiano.htmlEarlier this year, I picked up a thick collection called The Classic Slave Narratives. I feel this book is worth talking about, but before I begin, I should briefly discuss the nature of slave narratives.Fri, 19 Dec 2014 14:25:18 EDT100 songs you must hearhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/793/100-songs-you-must-hear.htmlPlease note: these are in no particular order. <P> 1. riders on the storm - The Doors <P> 2. first suite in e flat - Gustav Holst <P> 3.Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:24:32 EDTMy List of 100 Songs You HAVE to Knowhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/792/My-List-of-100-Songs-You-HAVE-to-Know.htmlWhen Steve first told us about this idea, I had two reactions. The first was excitement. The second was concern. Not because I couldn't think of 100 songs: but because it would be impossible to choose ONLY 100 songs.Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:21:51 EDT100 songs you need to knowhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/791/100-songs-you-need-to-know.htmlAt first glance, the task seemed simple: Find 100 songs that every music lover should know. Then came the catch: Only one song per artist.Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:20:26 EDTThe 100 song challenge completedhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/blogs.detail/display/790/The-100-song-challenge-completed.htmlThe task was to come up with 100 essential songs that every music lover should know. Six members of the newsroom took on that task.Mon, 15 Dec 2014 15:18:35 EDT