Twentieth Century

Racial problem, “true unity” to “eternal justice” – what Rabindranath Tagore said in 1917 about nationalism in India

New Delhi: Rabindranath Tagore was a genius polymath who inspired generations with his writings, music and art. He may not be known first as a philosopher, but his thought-provoking insights into the issues of his time kept him relevant for decades. And that is why the words he spoke at …

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Major legal battle looms over NFT launch of August Sander photographs

Julian Sander called the August Sander 10K collection a “pioneering step” into a “brave new world”. Now, he says, “it’s become a shit show”. The collection had to be historic. This would be the first time that the archive of a major figure in the history of photography would be …

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The filming of Netflix’s 20th Century Girl is complete! (Could release in Q4 2022)

Filming for the Netflix original movie “20th Century Girl” has wrapped and is gearing up to be released this year. The romantic comedy will mark the Netflix debut of beloved Korean actress Kim Yoo Jung. She works as a lead actress opposite Byeon Woo-seok. The film will be directed by …

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Why did he lose his voice?

Francis Albert Sinatra was an American singer and actor who died on May 14, 1998, at the age of 91. He has sold around 150 million albums worldwide, making him one of the most popular musical artists of all time. Born in Hoboken, New Jersey, the son of Italian immigrants, …

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Yesterday 30/04/22 | News | lacabine.net

Former Hendrix Lawson star Pilgrim, who is a Dallas-area-based motivational speaker, told Log Cabin sportswriter David McCollum that the son of a former Conway High School teammate received honors from the Dallas Morning News basketball. King McClure, son of Leroy McClure, was selected as Newcomer of the Year to the …

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Here’s how much a 1986 Pontiac Tojan costs today

During the second half of the 20th century, the American automobile manufacturer Pontiac consistently released a wide variety of attractive and competitive vehicles each decade. From the 1960s through the late 1970s, when the American muscle car segment was at its peak, Pontiac and the other divisions of General Motors …

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Kristin Chenoweth will perform at the Guthrie in August for her annual fundraiser

The Guthrie Theater has announced that it will host a musical evening with Kristin Chenoweth on Monday, August 1, 2022, for its annual fundraiser. Held at Guthrie’s iconic waterfront home, the spectacular event will include a special concert by Chenoweth, an award-winning star of stage and screen, as well as …

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Reminder: Next DEep dIve Books Discussion Group Meeting

Posted: Apr 20, 2022 7:00 AM The DEep dIve book discussion group, based at Newtown High School and open to all members of the community, has scheduled its next meeting for Wednesday, April 27 at 6 p.m. at Newtown High School Lecture Hall, 12 Berkshire Road. The group will discuss …

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God’s Love Lutheran Church in Newtown to Present ‘The Legacy of Dietrich Bonhoeffer’

NEWTOWN >> “A View from the Underside: The Legacy of Dietrich Bonhoeffer”, a solo piece adapted and performed by storyteller Al Staggs, will be performed at God’s Love Lutheran Church in Newtown on Sunday, April 24 at 3:00 p.m. . The play depicts the life of one of the great …

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Future telescopes may search for alien farms

Agriculture is one of the oldest forms of technology in human history. Although farming today may include the use of heavy machinery and other modern tools, real innovation in farming began around 10,000 to 20,000 years ago during the Neolithic Agricultural Revolution when people established permanent settlements and learned to …

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Contraction Distraction | OUPblog

A few years ago, a student dropped out of a linguistics class I was teaching because the textbook used contractions. The student had done some editorial work and felt contractions had no place in a college textbook, let alone the one he was paying $50 for. Everything was probably for …

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8 art exhibitions to discover in Bangkok in April 2022

Welcome to our monthly column where we feature the most interesting and exciting art exhibitions happening in the city. Show some love to local creatives and get in on a spray at these art shows in Bangkok in April 2022. Bangkok is brimming with creativity. The bustling metropolis has seen …

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Weatherford, Texas 2020

Nestled in North Central Texas, the quaint town of Weatherford is filled with history and Western heritage that it strongly embraces. Weatherford has distinctive rural features and an abundance of unique elegance. Its new culture and strong community show its true Texan personality. Weatherford Geography and Demographics The courthouse in …

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How the Supreme Court Could Make Your Life More Dangerous – OpEd – Eurasia Review

Your life could become much more dangerous. Republican Supreme Court appointees appear poised to scrap basic safety standards for our workplaces, our food, our air and our water. Congress gives federal agencies the power to enact regulations that protect us in our daily lives. Congress sets the goals, but leaves …

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The war in Ukraine and a “turning point in history”

It was, in the words of Scholz and his allies, a “Zeitenwende”—a turning point in history, a watershed moment made all the more pronounced by the German language‘s talent for sprawling, declarative nouns. The story continues under the ad During a visit to Washington last week, German Defense Minister Christine …

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Tiffany Solano rediscovers Maria in Dallas Theater Center’s “The Sound of Music” – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

When Tiffany Solano talks about playing Maria in The sound of music at the Dallas Theater Center, she makes something clear. “I am not Julie Andrews and I will never be Julie Andrews,” Solano said with a laugh. Presenting at the Wyly Theater in the Dallas Arts District until April …

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Shabaka, traditional Azerbaijani stained glass technique – AZERTAC

Baku, March 31, AZERTAC The stained glass windows known as “Sebeke/Shabaka” are windows filled with colored glass, created by Azerbaijani national masters from small wooden pieces without glue or nails. On the territory of Azerbaijan, Shabaka as an art form was widespread in such cities as Sheki, Shusha, Ordubad, Baku, …

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From Ukraine to India, reminders of the urgency of working for a nuclear-free world

It is a strange paradox that nations seem to be safer with nuclear weapons than without. Political scientist John Mearsheimer noted in 1993 that Ukraine giving up its nuclear weapons would expose it to threat from Russia. And if Russia did not have nuclear weapons, World War III might become …

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A Gallery for Fine Photography: Wendi Schneider: States of Grace

A gallery for beautiful photography gifts, states of grace, a collection of twenty-four gold pigment prints by a contemporary artist Wendi Schneider. This work is rooted in the serenity that Schneider finds in the sinuous elegance of organic forms. Artist statementstates of grace is a celebration of the senses grounded …

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‘Napoleon’ and art set for Saturday | News, Sports, Jobs

The 1891 Fredonia Opera House will present Napoleon: In the Name of Art, a special cinematic examination of the military and political leader’s influence on art, on Saturday, March 19 at 1 p.m. as part of its Art & Architecture On series. Screen. Actor Jeremy Irons hosts …

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The series of self-portraits wins the first La Prairie Art Award

The winner of the inaugural La Prairie Art Award is Melbourne-based artist Atong Atem. The Acquisitive Award recognizes the work of Australian women artists and is presented by the Art Gallery of New South Wales in Sydney and La Prairie, a Swiss luxury skincare house. © Atong Atem. A yellow …

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The 5 most popular sports personalities in history

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Musk Factor team presents new comic – Public Radio of Armenia

The writers of the Musk Factor comedy series created the Templars’ Code book. They raised the necessary funds through crowdfunding on kickstarter.com, raising over $12,000 within hours, double the expected $6,600. The team plans to present the book this summer. The comic highlights Armenian cultural landmarks, especially the Matenadaran, where …

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Recent Books on Irish Music

Via The Journal Of Music: a roundup of new and recent music books, including studies of singer Colm Ó Caodháin, collecting music in the Aran Islands, and music in Irish film and television , as well as a collection of essays on Brian Boydell and an exploration of the Donegal …

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Warne has lived more in his life than most people would in 20: McGrath

NNA | Update: 05 March 2022 08:15 STI sydney [Australia]March 5 (ANI): Former Australian pacemaker Glenn McGrath offered his condolences on Saturday at the passing of legendary leg spinner Shane Warne.Warne, 52, died on Friday due to a suspected heart attack.“Just absolutely devastated today. Warnie was larger than life. I …

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Fighting Joke Theft – JSTOR Daily

In the stand-up world, stealing another comedian’s joke is a serious offense. Since it is impossible to legally protect or patent a joke, enforcing the standard against joke theft falls to the comic community itself. But, as organizational theorist Patrick Reilly writes, this type of application is not straightforward. Reilly …

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‘Wisdom! Be Mindful’ – Anglican Journal

Learn from ancient Christians Daniel Tatarnic I learned from the school of hard knocks that there are things you learn best on your knees. Wisdom is one of those things. I have spent the past 28 years working in the church, in various ministry settings and in lay and ordained …

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Saint Louis 20th Century Life and Death Brigade – University News

The lure of secrecy is seductive. Being able to share muffled words or hand signals defines secret societies. From “The Godfather” to Rory Gilmore’s Life and Death Squad, secret societies appeal because they allow an individual to be seen as part of the upper class and to be accepted into …

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The library suggests our love affair with books is likely to continue

I LEFT the Museum Tavern in London and walked across the road to the British Museum which at the time incorporated the British Library, with its magnificent round reading room. I sat at a desk waiting for the delivery of a copy of Krafft-Ebing’s Psychopathia Sexualis (the kind of medical …

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Ceylon Graphite Files NI 43-101 Technical Report for Karasnagala Graphite Project

Ceylon Graphite Corp. Vancouver, Feb. 22 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ceylon Graphite Corporation. (“Ceylon Graphite”) (TSX-V: CYL) (OTC: CYLYF) (FSE: CCY) announces that the Company has filed a technical report entitled “Technical Report on the Karasnagala (K1) Exploitation Permit” on the graphite from the K1 vein project in Sri Lanka, …

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ugly love

Following the disintegration of the Soviet Union, The Economist wrote that “the health of capitalism will henceforth determine the future of civilization”. Today, big tech claims to bring civilization into the next century. It produces vast new wealth ensuring that we citizens can literally “reach for the sky”. In reality, …

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Thoughts before the 42nd funeral | News, Sports, Jobs

Forty-two. A number divisible by two, six, seven, fourteen and twenty-one. It’s also the number on Jackie Robinson’s baseball jersey, which paved the way for people of color to enter the beloved sport. Molybdenum has atomic number 42 and is also the 42nd most common element in the …

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Taste of life: lettuce was part of Poona’s diet in the 19th century

The consumption pattern of culturally distinct expatriates has always been an intriguing and complex social and cultural inquiry. Ethnic affinity is a key factor that helps an expat decide what to grow, what to buy and what to eat. A striking example of ethnic affinity could be found in the …

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Auditions for a musical at the Pharr Community Theater

Seres Jaime Magaña, in his fourth year as theater director for PCT, leads a group of children in last year’s Christmas play. Magaña holds an English degree from UTRGV and will direct and co-produce the musical The Four Bills. Hearings on zoom, February 23 & 24. Courtesy Image – Advertising …

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Page turners worth adding to your list

At Lifehacker, we independently curate and write things we love and think you’ll love too. We have affiliate and advertising partnerships, which means we may earn a share of sales or other compensation from links on this page. BTW – prices are correct and items in stock at time of …

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Ben Mendelsohn and Juliette Binoche lead Apple drama

Apple TV+ has officially given a series order to the upcoming epic WWII thriller drama titled The new look, centered on the rise of fashion icon Christian Dior and his rivalry with grande dame Coco Chanel. Emmy winner Ben Mendelsohn and Oscar winner Juliette Binoche have signed on for the …

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The Descendants of 19th Century Arrivals – PART 3

Greek City Times is proud to present a weekly historical snapshotfrom the archives of the national project “In Their Own Image: Greek Australians”by photographer Effy Alexakis and historian Leonard Janiszewski. Greeks have been migrating and settling in Australia since the very beginning of the 19th century. The descendants of these …

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WTSA News for your Monday, February 7:

WTSA News for your Monday, February 7: The Vermont Department of Health will not provide new information on Covid 19 until later today. The state decided this week that it will no longer provide updated information on weekends and holidays. There are currently 92 hospitalized in Vermont with Covid symptoms …

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A trip on the line of the “Baltic chain”

Through Alexander Bretttravel editor The Croft Magazine // The Baltic states, clinging to the side of Russia, are cheap for students, but an odd collection of tech startups and run-down dumps. I have already said that Europe is characterized by its “clusters within a cluster”. Well, the Baltic Entente, clinging …

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FCBuzz Weekend includes album art at Westport Library’s Jesup Gallery

The Divas at Ridgefield Theater Barn Friday and Saturday at 8:00 p.m. until February 26 This is the world premiere of a compilation of one-act plays by Jack Neary. Featuring the hit local talent of Catherine Cavender, Deborah Connelly, Timothy Huber, Nancy Sinacori and Tarah Vega, The Divas follows the …

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The best Instagram accounts of the Soviet Union

As Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels wrote, ​“a specter haunts the internet – the specter of communism. Alright the internet wasn’t there when they started The communist manifesto in 1848, but communism is all over social media right now – in particular, the Soviet Union. Instagram accounts that post photos …

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Archive 75: George Mikan | NBA.com

When charting the history of the NBA, it is crucial to understand its beginnings. If you are faced with the exercise of lining up, one after the other, each of the legendary and pivotal figures in the history of the league and sorting them in chronological order, there is only …

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Fanny Mendelssohn Scholarship Announces 2022 Winners

(Photo courtesy: Fanny Mendelssohn Förderpreis) The 2022 Fanny Mendelssohn Scholarship was awarded to a violin-piano duo composed of Dorothee Schulpius (violin) and Jelizaveta Vasilijeva (piano). The couple met while studying at the Musikhochschule Lübeckand have been working together since 2018. The grant is awarded each year to one or more …

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The life and legacy of a revolutionary artist explored in Angel of Anarchy

The tumultuous life and times of a revolutionary 20th century female artist will be explored in a fascinating new exhibition at the Leeds Art Gallery. Eileen Agar: Angel of Anarchy brings together over 150 paintings, drawings, collages, objects and photographs exploring the development of the kaleidoscopic practice of Agar. Developed …

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From Cookies to Steel: Ohio Valley Organization Goes Beyond Coal

In late December, West Virginia union members and supporters gathered in the small town of Elkview, about 20 minutes from Charleston. Dozens of linemen, coal miners, educators, plumbers and others lined the roadside outside Tudor’s Biscuit World to show their support for the fast food store’s organizing effort local. Tudor’s …

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The world needs popular mobilizations to fight against the inequalities induced by the pandemic

Oxfam published two reports on inequality on January 17 this measureand the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic. The evidence available around the world shows that the gap between rich and poor has widened. Oxfam Also published “Inequality Kills, India Supplement 2022”. He finds that bboth the number of billionaires …

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Fifty years later, Bangalore’s green belt

Fifty years ago, the burgeoning metropolis of Bangalore, soon dubbed the “Silicon Valley of India,” had a plan that seemed simple on paper. Based on a century-old British concept of town planning, they would preserve a ‘green belt’ of land to encircle the urban centre, zoned only for fields, forests …

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Top 5 Korean Movies Coming to Netflix in 2022

With the popularity of Korean dramas and movies at an all-time high, Netflix is ​​looking to cash in by doubling down on its offering of Korean content on the platform. The streaming giant invested over half a billion dollars in Korean content in 2021, and that number has only increased …

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By virtue of convenience, we are guilty of gross negligence

Zeenath Khan This morning, national news channels were ablaze with footage of the fire that engulfed the Secunderabad Club. During the night, a fire caused by a short circuit destroyed most of the main building of the Club. Mid-morning, a series of apocalyptic images flooded my phone. Against the backdrop …

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It’s time to welcome back America’s military and foreign policy hawks

OPINION: Last week, US and NATO officials met with Russian officials about the country’s threat to Ukraine. There should be no negotiation. Russia has good reason to doubt that America will execute an offensive strategy. It is a perennially uncomfortable topic for Democrats that the United States must pursue aggressively …

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The Invisible Adivasis of Jamshedpur

In his short story Where is Gopal?, published on January 1 in Salon, author Hansda Sowvendra Shekhar writes about the life of two factory workers Adivasi, Purnima and Gopal, who come from the Sandalwood villages surrounding Jamshedpur in Jharkhand and work in one of the industrial townships on the outskirts …

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The remarkable life of Lady Rhondda

// = do_shortcode (‘[in-content-square]’)?> Margaret Haig Thomas (1883-1958) by Alice Mary Burton (1893-1968) Parliamentary Art Collection Next week BBC Radio 4 shines the spotlight on Welsh suffragist Margaret Haig Thomas, better known as Lady Rhondda, appointed by former Supreme Court President Lady Hale for the Great Lives program. Lady Hale …

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Spring 2022 Theater in Central Georgia preview: musical, playlist

MACON, Georgia – 2022 has just started, but the 2021-2022 theater season in Central Georgia is still going on. Here is a list of all the plays and musicals happening in several theaters in Central Georgia this year. This play is based on a spy detective novel that was later …

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These are Betty White’s best performances

Five-time Emmy winner and at the forefront of female-led television, Betty Blanche lit up screens for over seventy-five years with his satirical wit and charm. Having played in countless roles in television, film, radio, White has made a name for himself in his outstanding and everlasting career. White is credited …

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The Vibal Foundation celebrates Filipino art with The Art of Window, Display, and Design

Vibal Foundation (VFI) has released the latest addition to its growing Fifty Shades of Philippine Art series: Window Art, Display and Design, written by Chito Vijandre and Ricky Toledo. The book was launched during VFI’s virtual event, which honors its matriarch, Esther Vibal. Richly complemented by more than 500 beautiful …

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After the pandemic, back in the void? – Lake County Record-Bee

How should American society evolve in 2022? Full steam ahead, American style, text-and-spend, gorge and dandle, everything revolves around me and my friends, as usual? This is what I hear from A-listers these days. Back to normal, baby! Newsflash. Normal hasn’t been so rewarding in the last ten or twenty …

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Joan Didion rejects the fictions of American politics

I came to Joan Didion backwards, starting with the ironic and savage essays of Political fictions, and only later by returning through his work. It started in 2001. I was in college. It’s hard to remember now the terrifying political unanimity of that moment, how the deep popular cynicism and …

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France: Brigitte Macron, the new victim of hoaxes | International

“No, Brigitte Macron is not a man.” The headline of a French national newspaper aptly sums up the latest dilemma of the French presidential campaign and the almost Trumpist connotations it takes: a rumor that the French first lady was born male, emerged from small groups conspiracy linked to the …

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Donald Caspar (1927-2021)

Credit: AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, Physics Today Collection Donald Caspar defined the rules that govern the self-assembly of simple viruses. This laid the groundwork for a new way of thinking about the molecular systems that regulate and drive all living cells. These rules have made it possible to characterize …

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Review: A Journey Under Jerusalem |

“Under Jerusalem: The Buried History of the World’s Most Contested City” by Andrew Lawler, Doubleday, 426 pages, $ 32.50. Jerusalem is considered a holy city by Christians, Jews and Muslims. Millions of pilgrims visit the city each year to see the areas described in the Bible, Torah and Quran and …

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DIY workshops at Fisk Avenue in Waukesha

If you love handmade furniture, you’ll love what the team at Fisk Avenue builds Brian is in Waukesha checking out specialty furniture designed to last a lifetime. For the owner of Fisk Avenue, building handmade furniture began with a farm table for his home. Four years later, they have created …

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Former main exhibition explores ‘time and empathy’ in photography by Geleve Grice, reception January 27

Geleve Grice (born in 1922) Self-portrait, Pine Bluff ca. 1970. Geleve Grice Papers | Special Collections – University of Arkansas Libraries courtesy of Jim Blair. Located in the heart of the Fayetteville campus of the University of Arkansas, Old Main has long been home to many and varied departments, programs, …

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David Hockney Lithos goes up for auction at Sarasota Estate

SARASOTA, FLA. – Andrew Ford, auctioneer and owner of Sarasota Estate Auction, formatted his December 11-12 sale into two sessions, each with their own unique personality. The first session on December 11 offered a plethora of paintings, prints, modern and contemporary sculptures by predominantly 20th-century artists, and Mid-Century style sets …

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A pair of Schenectady properties could soon be added to national and national registers – The Daily Gazette

SCHENECTADY – Two city properties dating from the early 1900s may soon be included in the state and federal registers of historic places. Last week, the state’s Board of Historic Preservation recommended adding 21 properties across New York state to the state and national registers of historic places. Nominations include …

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‘West Side Story’ cast opens in new HBCU Buzz panel

See West Side Story from December 10, 2021 With its release in December, Steven Speilberg’s adaptation of West Side Story is perhaps the most anticipated musical of the year! Follow lovebirds Tony and Maria through the classic story as they fall in love despite being caught in the midst of …

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Met to remove Sackler’s name from galleries

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City and the Sackler family jointly announced today that the Met will be removing the Sackler name from the seven exhibition spaces that bear it. Perhaps the most notable of these is the 1978 glass-and-steel Sackler Wing, which houses the Egyptian temple …

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Smile and the world smiles back

If you smile at someone, they tend to smile back at you. If you go out of your way to help someone, that person in turn might help another and so on. You can train yourself to be more positive in small ways that quickly add up to becoming a …

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Did Eric Kandel rest on his laurels? No

Eric Kandel at a ceremony in Vienna in November 2019.Credit: APA-PictureDesk GmbH / Shutterstock There is life after the Nobel Prize Eric Kandel Columbia Univ. Press (2021) In 1996, Denise Kandel warned her husband that if he won the Nobel Prize for his pioneering work on memory, it should be …

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Iran won’t break along ethnic lines like Ethiopia

Ethiopia is facing an existential crisis. Just over a year ago, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed sparked a war against the northern Tigray state when, angered by the local government’s refusal to delay the elections, he sent the army. He believed it would be fun and, indeed, he quickly captured the …

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its client protection law will not stop the registration of complaints or prevent abuse in the financial sector – CVBJ

VCTOR MARTNEZ Updated Friday, December 3, 2021 – 1:50 AM They report that seven in ten consumers abandon their complaint without a complete solution. The Minister of Consumer Affairs, Alberto Garzn, appears after the celebration of a Council of Ministers. Consumer associations rebel against the Minister of Consumer Affairs, Alberto …

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Rosseti Public Joint Stock: the Group participated in the third Russian-Chinese Energy Business Forum

29.11.2021 The delegation was led by Andrey Ryumin, Managing Director of PJSC Rosseti. Key issues of Russia-China cooperation in the energy sector were discussed in the forum. During the teleconference, during which intelligent control systems were discussed, it was noted that in the context of the transition to carbon neutrality …

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Tourists packed Moab last week as pandemic travelers filled the West

Moab on a mid-fall weekday evening was full. All motels, RV parks and tent sites had “no vacancy” notices. Every food supplier, from Denny’s to local and organic artisans, had limited hours and menus due to understaffing or food shortages. At the southern tip of Utah, things got worse. There …

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Small Business Saturday Focuses On Small Business Purchases

A three-generation business, the Swarthmore Flower & Gift Shop had its doors open and was full of festive vibes with plenty of holiday items for sale as it joined thousands of businesses across the country participating in Small Business Saturday . Small Business Saturday was launched by American Express in …

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Faith: Joseph the Dreamer | Community

Dreams in the Bible come in two basic forms; the first is a direct message from God or the angels of God. Genesis has many, including God’s promise to Abraham that he will have an heir (Gen. 15) and God’s promise to Jacob that his descendants will never be forsaken …

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Guadalajara design festival Salón Cosa shines the spotlight on Mexican creative talent

Leer in spanish Guadalajara’s culture has always shaped its great masters and artistic movements without the need to seek fame outside of Jalisco or emulate Mexico City’s art scene. During the twentieth century a close-knit design community established the Jalisciense the reputation of the capital as a national and international …

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Elon Musk and the dangers of another stock market bubble

In the summer of 1998, I called Paul Samuelson, the dean of the 20th century American economy, and asked him what he thought of the American stock market, which had already risen sharply in what has become by the following the Internet bubble. “I define a bubble as a situation …

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Dezeen 15 week three highlights include Neri Oxman revealing details of his new “Bell Labs of the 21st Century”

The final week of the Dezeen 15 digital festival saw former MIT professor Neri Oxman unveil details of her new Manhattan studio, while Aric Chen called for the manifestos to be killed. Throughout the festival, a total of 15 creatives presented ideas on how to change the world over the …

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20th Century Mughal – Boulder Weekly

Scott Eyman has been collecting strings for 50 years. The author of over a dozen books on Hollywood history has a vast collection of research and interviews, not to mention connections to the right people. So when it came time for Eyman to write his book on the pandemic, the …

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How has technology changed the way we communicate?

When we discuss how technology has changed the way we communicate with each other, to understand all the changes brought about by technological advancements, we need to go back in time and examine the history of communication. The history of the most primitive forms of communication dates back to 100,000 …

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The currency bonfire? by Benjamin J. Cohen

Two recent books by renowned economists have paved the way for today’s great debate about the future of money in the digital age. In particular, public and private funds enter into a sustained rivalry, with far-reaching implications for markets and politics. SANTA BARBARA – Ready or not, the financial world …

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Art playlist: “Fantastic and medieval past”

A new Delaware Art Museum exhibit traces themes of medieval fantasy through American illustrator and author Howard Pyle and young adult literature. Fantastic and medieval past was designed by University of Delaware instructor Emily Shartrand and in this week’s arts playlist, she joins Kelli Steele of Delaware Public Media to …

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Faces of the working class

Faces of the working class

The Light of Roses Gallery in Montreuil exhibits an exceptional collection of photographs brought together by the duo at the head of the place. Marion and Philippe Jacquier have collected over the past fifteen years touching images that show the common people working in factories at the dawn of the …

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Performa 2021 – Brooklyn Rail

Since the first Performa Biennale in 2005, New York City has always been the star of the show. We have devoted all of our efforts to commissioning and supporting artists to create striking new works for the new century, and to collaborate with curators in cultural venues across Manhattan, and …

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