For a description of the Maxwell Collection by Professor Gabriel Paquette click The Eagle 2012 extract.pdf

St John’s has also announced a new Celso Furtado Fellowship which will bring a leading Brazilian historian or humanities scholar to Cambridge each year.

A Colecao Kenneth Maxwell by Lucas Bertolo



Harvard University
The Kenneth Maxwell Thesis Prize in Brazilian Studies was awarded for the first time in the Spring of 2005, and was established to recognise the best Harvard College senior thesis on a subject related to Brazil. Candidates may be nominated by their department/concentration/instructional committee, or candidates may nominate their own thesis.




Princeton University
Kenneth Maxwell Senior Thesis Prize The Program in Latin American Studies awarded for the best thesis related to Brazil. May be in any field or discipline. Princeton University Library Special Collections: "Documenting the Portuguese Revolution 1962-1994 The maxwell fund also finances purchases for Brazilian materials for the manuscript collection

Kenneth Maxwell Collection

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Living in Wikipedia Land: Which Version of the Truth do you Want?Blog/Entries/2022/5/11_Living_in_Wikipedia_Land__Which_version_of_the_Truth_do_you_Want.html
There is a memorable scene in Ghost Busters where Bill Murray tells Sigourney Weaver in explaining his actions: “What version of the truth do you want?”

My own personal experience entailed walking by accident into the movie set for Ghostbusters when it was being filmed at Columbia University.

And I received a harsh rebuke from the film crew as a result!

Now that Murray experience resonates quite nicely with my own Wikipedia reporting on my life and career. 

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In October 6th, 2001, l wrote a column for the pioneering Brazilian website “NO: Notícia e opinião.”
It was shortly after the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the Twin Towers in New York City and on the Pentagon in Washington D.C. I was living in New York City at the time. President George W. Bush had by then already initiated the American intervention in Afghanistan......MORE..... Blog/Entries/2021/8/8_Entry_1.htmlBlog/Entries/2021/8/8_Entry_1.htmlshapeimage_6_link_0

The Afghanistan Intervention: A Predictable Disaster

Thesis Prizes

St John’s College, Cambridge University

The Kenneth Maxwell Collection at St. John’s College, Cambridge University

Tiverton Makes the International News: Porngate and British PoliticsBlog/Entries/2022/5/4_Tiverton_Makes_the_International_News__Porngate_and_British_Politics.html
Neil Parrish was the Member of Parliament for Tiverton and Honiton.
He is (or was) my MP. Tiverton and Honiton is my constituency.
The unnamed “porn” MP it turned out was none other than the senior back-bencher and chair of the environment committee which is responsible for holding the government to account on agriculture.
Neil Parrish is a farmer and he had been looking for “dominator” tractors he said when by mistake he accidentally accessed a porn website.
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