Cassius Marcellus Clay

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    April 17, 2009

    Clip Job: Cassius Clay No Nostradamus

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesMarch 21, 1963, Vol. VIII, No. 22Cassius' Feat of ClayBy Lawrence AlsonBoxing, like the theatre, has been suspected for years of being ripe for dying. Where postwar drama has had life pumped into the corpse by Genet, Beckett, and Ionesco, now the ... More >>

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    April 16, 2009

    Cassius Clay Trades Rhymes with Village Poets

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. March 14, 1963, Vol. VIII, No. 21 Coffee-House Cassius By Stephanie Gervis In one of the most bizarre triumphs since P.T. Barnum had two of his midgets ceremonially married at Greenwich Village's Grace Episcopal Church, in the middle of nin ... More >>

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