Detailed info for site:

First archived on: 2016-05-02

Favicon: -

Title: Goldenbird » It's the Modern World, the Decline of the West, the Revolt of the Masses. It's 1920. It's going to be very silly.

See available archived versions here

Original web address:


Description:It's the Modern World, the Decline of the West, the Revolt of the Masses. It's 1920. It's going to be very silly.
... Ainur on 2015 12 27 at 10 37 Chapter Chapter 5 So much to regret about this page you should see the state of the original yet so much to celebrate I ve been drawing Goldenbird for ten years now I have been thinking about this little metal bird for much longer In reality there were many reports of automata at the Imperial court of Byzantium through the centuries The Lombard diplomat and cleric Liutprand of Cremona saw them in 949 AD during the reign of Constantine VII Porphyrogennētos In front of the emperor s throne was set up a tree of gilded bronze its branches filled with birds likewise made of bronze gilded over and these emitted cries appropriate to their species Antapodosis seu rerum per Europam gestarum more The idea that their singing evokes the past the present and the future is borrowed from the Irish poet William Butler Yeats the idea that they are three has roots in Antiquity three goddesses of destiny sirens and harpies are also sometimes said to be three The three magical bird women of Russian mythology Sirin Alkonost and Gamayun have also lent some ideas I refer here to the ultimate authority Vladimir Vysotsky Tags chapter 5 falco mayann mochi 2 Comments Top Ten Yuri Manga of 2014 by Ainur on 2015 01 03 at 22 00 Posted In blog Well I never look who made it to Erica Friedman s top ten list Remember the crowdfunding call from last summer Lepakkoluola is a bilingual comics anthology produced by up and coming artists Themes women in history and mythology and love between women My contribution can be read as a prequel to Goldenbird the passions of three African American artists intersect in the early years of the Jazz Age You can still...

Other info
   Used charset:UTF-8

   Author: -
   (The author of the document)

   Generator: -
   (Name and version number of the publishing tool used to create the page)

Hosting server info (can be different or more than one):
IP address:
Country code: DK
Country: Denmark
Region: Syddanmark
City: Svendborg
ZIP: 5762
Time Zone: +02:00
Latitude: 55.0598 Longitude: 10.6068