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LOS ANGELES – Now on display at the Los Angeles Central Library through November in an exhibit called “Something in Common.” There’s a San Diego chicken costume, a half-smoked Babe Ruth cigar that’s probably – maybe? maybe? — was feisty about a 1924 Philadelphia brothel and a baseball signed by Mother Teresa. The real Mother […]

Historical figures we would like to see ...

Although the popular British science fiction series Doctor Who works on the theme of time travel, it shares similarities with the real world. And he also likes to use real historical figures. The Doctor has the power to travel not only into the future but also through time. As a result, various regenerations of the […]

A Simpsons Writer Still Defends This Inf...

“The Principal and the Pauper” was the final episode of “The Simpsons” Keeler wrote; afterward, he jumped ship for creator Matt Groening’s next series, “Futurama.” One of the first “Futurama” episodes he wrote, “When Aliens Attack”, contains meta commentary similar to “The Principal and the Pauper”. Chunks of the episode are a simple send-off of […]

Religion: Was Shakespeare raised Catholi...

In this OUPblog series, Lena Cowen Orlin, author of “Detailed and Dazzling” The private life of William Shakespeare, explores the key moments in the life of the bard. Whether it’s asking when Shakespeare’s birthday was, his legacy of a “second best bed” or his own grave monument, you can read the full series here. Was […]

Objects from WCMFA’s permanent collectio

Daniel Fulco, Ph.D. Agnita M. Stine Schreiber Curator, WCMFA This summer, visitors have the opportunity to see exceptional works of art from Iran, India and the Mediterranean, which are part of the permanent collection of the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. On display just outside the Groh Gallery as the “Collection Connections” (look for […]

Best Arnold Schwarzenegger Movies & Perf

Austrian-born actor, producer, former bodybuilder and Governor of California Arnold Schwarzenegger is one of the most successful box office stars in history. With over 50 credits grossing more than $4 billion worldwide, Schwarzenegger ranks among the top 40 highest-grossing stars of all time. To celebrate its 75th anniversary, Variety ranks his top 10 cinematic performances. […]

Hala Finley on the film’s dark nature an

| Hala Finley is always looking for new challenges to take on, light sitcoms like CBS Man with a plan at most serious with dark subjects like human trafficking as his latest film Paradise Highway. Finley plays Leila, a girl who unwillingly participates in a smuggling operation, and befriends a reluctant truck driver, Sally (Juliette […]

Sugarbeads Lounge, Honored Star Chef Dis...

English as a Second Language (ESL), General Education Development (GED), Diploma Program Credit, and Adult Basic Education (ABE) are available free to Ridgefield residents age 17 and more; for the ESL program, classes are available for residents aged 18 and over. Registration for GED, ABE, and credit diploma courses is open until August 12 at […]

Obituary: John Hudson Osgood – Portland

John HudsonOsgood LINCOLNVILLE — John Hudson Osgood, born July 9, 1940, lived an imaginative, thoughtful, and righteous life. He was a passionate and accomplished writer, photographer, athlete, thinker, professional real estate developer, pilot and sailor. He grew up in Marblehead, Mass. and had a passion for the coast of Maine, especially Penobscot Bay. A friend […]

UFC 277 Predictions – Julianna Pena vs.

On Saturday night, Julianna Pena gets her chance to prove that lightning can strike twice when she defends her women’s bantamweight championship against Amanda Nunes in the main event of UFC 277 from the American Airlines Center in Dallas. Pena shocked the MMA world at UFC 269, submitting Nunes to win the championship. Prior to […]

Charles Akwen celebrates Ruby Jubilee wi...

By Henri Akubuiro As most of the public universities in Nigeria, the University of Lagos, Akoka has been under lock and key since February 14, 2022, not thanks to the persistent ASUU strike. But Unilag momentarily came to life on Thursday June 30, as Dr. Charles Terseer Akwen, Senior Lecturer in the Department of English, […]

I am going through a mid-career crisis a...

I have worked with the same company for 20 years and have reached the point where I no longer find my job challenging. I applied twice for promotion but was turned down in favor of younger staff members. I could look for work outside of the company, but I’m in my 50s so it’s unlikely […]

Should we still study Shakespeare? An e...

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. Should we still study Shakespeare? There is no simple answer. On the one hand, it depends on what is meant by “study” – perhaps a better question, at least as far as accountability is concerned, should we always […]

Writer’s review of Akshaya Mukul. Rebel

Agyeya (1911-1987), a dominant figure in fashionable Hindi literature, was once a multifaceted character. Born Sachchidananda, he received his nickname Premchand which imprinted his story while the creator was in prison for his involvement in progressive actions. Her lifestyles were characterized by a nomadic, yet deeply reflective exploration of bodily areas, sketchy concepts, feelings, and […]

Looking Back, Moving Forward – Oswego Co

A retrospective by Steve Yablonski Thirty years ago, a new publication appeared on newsstands in midtown New York. In the August-September 1992 issue, with Eugene Saloga, then Director of the Oswego Community Development Office, featured on the inaugural cover, the headline proclaimed, “The Wal-Mart Era Begins in Oswego” — and so Oswego County Business Magazine […]

Season 3 of “Miss Scarlet and the Duke”

TL; DR: PBS renewed Miss Scarlet and Duke for season 3, which will air in January 2023. News of the renewal comes ahead of the show’s Season 2 premiere in October 2022. The second season begins a few months after the Season 1 finale and sees Eliza Scarlet continue to establish herself as a private […]

If You Can Solve This Word Puzzle, You M...

Fishing for the answer? This puzzle of the world meets optical illusion is harder to catch than you might think. TikTok users were left puzzled as they struggled to guess how to correctly pronounce the mystery word “ghoti”. “Goaty” and “gotty” aren’t even close – because the true pronunciation of this word is actually a […]


Back with a full program of shows and activities for the first summer since 2019, Shakespeare’s Globe will welcome families to Bankside for a summer of theatrical fun. The iconic Globe Theater will host a host of CBeebies favorites in filmed performances of CBeebies As You Like It from August 9-10. This special adaptation of […]

Statue of Amelia Earhart unveiled at the...

Comment this story Comment After a torturous journey, Amelia Earhart has finally landed in a place where everyone can find her. Her statue now resides in the National Statuary Hall of the United States Capitol, following a ceremony on Wednesday that focused on her role as a pioneer for women’s rights rather than the lingering […]

SOMETHING ROTTEN in West Fargo Sheyenne

It was another one of those experiences where I knew next to nothing about this show. Now, this might be one of my new favorite musicals. This production was absolutely amazing. From the cast, to the pit, to the set designers, costumers, choreographer and everyone else, this whole show was fun, entertaining, hilarious and more. […]

Houston Shakespeare Festival 2022: plays...

Nothing screams Houston summer traditions like Shakespeare in the park. For its 47th season anniversary, the University of Houston Theater School presents its annual report Houston Shakespeare Festival with consecutive productions of King Lear and Cymbeline at the Miller Outdoor Theater. From this Thursday through August 6, Houstonians of all ages can experience […]

Nelly Karim: Empowering Women – EgyptTod

Faten Amal Harby is a social drama series that revolves around the plight of Faten (Nelly Karim), a divorced woman with two daughters. The series sheds light on burning societal issues including domestic violence, divorce, as well as the injustice and difficulties Egyptian women face when opting for divorce, including […]

20th anniversary of the death of Syed Al...

Mon Jul 25 2022 12:00 AM Last updated on: Mon Jul 25 2022 12:34 PM Prof Syed Ali Ahsan (1922-2002) SOURCE: WIKIMEDIA COMMONS “> Prof Syed Ali Ahsan (1922-2002) SOURCE: WIKIMEDIA COMMONS Professor Syed Ali Ahsan was by far the best intellectual, poet and pedagogue in Bangladesh in the second half of the last century. […]

Paul Sorvino’s daughter pays tribute to

Actress Mira Sorvino has paid tribute to her father – ‘talented and generous’ Goodfellas star Paul Sorvino – who died aged 83. The actor played Paul Cicero in the classic 1990 crime film alongside Robert De Niro and Ray Liotta, as well as Sergeant Phil Cerreta in the TV series Law & Order. Sorvino died […]

Adele’s new Las Vegas dates pose problem

House Music Adele’s new dates in Las Vegas pose problems for Grammy or Oscar appearances… Adele has agreed to 13 new weekend dates next winter in Las Vegas at Caesar’s Palace Colosseum. Only one problem: his schedule includes Grammy and Oscar weekends. Adele is booked at the Colosseum for […]

Shakespeare-related English estate hits ...

To buy or not to buy, that is the question. Colne Priory – a historic residence in the picturesque English village of Earls Colne, Essex – has been listed for £7million ($8.4million). The impressive estate includes a 14,000 square foot main residence and a three-bedroom guest house. The country estate belonged for centuries to the […]

I want to be free: Bob Rafelson (1933-20...

He was born in New York on February 21, 1933. After graduating from high school and studying philosophy at Dartmouth, Rafelson was drafted into the army and stationed in Japan. There, he began to take an interest in cinema, especially in the works of John Ford, Ingmar Bergman and Yasujiro Ozu. Around this time, he […]

OLD NEWS: Journalist’s fun run for offic

Before we dig into today’s fun topic — how Arkansas Gazette cop-beaten reporter Joe Wirges’ colleagues mocked his candidacy for Big Rock Constable in 1922 — we need to scratch some background needed. First, know that this is issue #3 in a series of old news columns. For basics on the “Joe Gazette” Wirges, see […]

A British estate that could have belonge...

To buy or not to buy, that is the question. Colne Priory – a historic residence in the picturesque English village of Earls Colne, Essex – has been listed for £7million ($8.4million). The impressive estate includes a 14,000 square foot main residence and a three-bedroom guest house. The country estate belonged for centuries to the […]

‘Five Easy Pieces’ director Bob Rafelson

Robert Rafelson was born on February 21, 1933 in New York. His father was a hat maker who expected his sons to enter the family business. But Mr Rafelson found inspiration in his uncle, screenwriter Samson Raphaelson, who worked with director Ernst Lubitsch on numerous films, including ‘Trouble in Paradise’ and ‘The Shop Around the […]

Sue Bird’s Farewell Tour arrives at Mohe

When Sue Bird’s farewell tour as WNBA superstar and Team USA flies to Connecticut on Thursday, a celebration will erupt in a matchup between two playoff-bound teams. I have fond memories of taking my daughter and two of her friends to the Pepsi Arena in 2003 to see Bird – after his rookie season with […]

Raibag School teacher says he broke no l...

Veeranna Madiwalar has not yet received the copy of the notice issued for her two-line poem on the public school merger project Veeranna Madiwalar has not yet received the copy of the notice issued for her two-line poem on the public school merger project Public primary school teacher Veeranna Madiwalar, who received a notice from […]

10 Other Crime Movies From The 90s That ...

Heat is a spectacular standalone crime film, and no one would have ever thought a sequel would be in development, but there it is, writer-director Michael Mann has confirmed. Heat 2 plans. It’s unclear exactly what direction the sequel might be heading in (although the sequel to the novel coming out in September will shed […]

Trolls told me to kill myself because of...

As an Ofcom report on UK internet habits says tech companies must do more to protect women online, writer and host Amy Nickell, 32, from Hertfordshire, shares her experience facing to a buildup of social media. Leaving the Good Morning Britain studio, after a heated on-air debate about gender roles, I felt satisfied with how […]

Shashank Kulkarni’s book selected in gov

Excelsior CorrespondentJAMMU, July 23: An internationally renowned agricultural policy scientist and well-known author from Central University of Jammu, Shashank Kulkarni’s Marathi book ‘Samnvayatun Samgratekade (From Coordination to Integration)’ has been selected in the ‘ List of Government Approved Books’ from the Government of Maharashtra.This book was selected in the category ‘Spirituality and Philosophy’. This list […]

Indoor Games – The New York Times

A colleague recently brought to my attention a story that appeared in The Times a few years ago about the late 1960s board game Group Therapy, in which players take turns drawing cards that ask intimate questions and psychological challenges. (Example: “You have been accused of over-intellectualizing your complexes. Respond – without being the victim […]

Bookmark the Park: the series of events ...

Shepherdstown resident Lee Doty, right, whips up some brownies on a plate for Chris Duewel, as Leah Rampy looks on, at the Bookmark the Park July event in Rumsey Park on Sunday afternoon. Tabitha Johnston SHEPHERDSTOWN – In its second season this year, Bookmark the Park has once again brought a […]

‘It’s not a comfortable crime – I’m tack

‘It’s not a comfortable crime – I’m tackling serious issues,’ says former Fife writer Claire MacLeary at new book launch Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An […]

Star Wars Acolyte Show Officially Casts ...

Hunger Games star Amandla Stenberg has officially been cast in the lead role of the upcoming Star Wars TV series The Acolyte. Amandla Stenberg (The hunger Games) joins the cast of the next star wars TV shows The Acolyte. Stenberg began his career as a child actor in film Colombian, featuring a younger version of […]

‘Yumi’s Cells’ Season 3: Everything We K

The K-drama finale Yumi’s Cells Season 2 ended with another breakup but a hopeful future. Fans saw that Yu-mi’s heart and love for Babi wasn’t meant to be. But the ending teased fans with the long-awaited introduction of a male character that fans were eager to meet. In the original webtoon, Yu-mi has a last […]

François Villon: peasant rather than pri

Ballad of the Ladies of Old Tell me where, in which country, Is Flore the beautiful Roman, Archipiada or Thais Who was his first cousin once, Echo that speaks when there is a sound On a pond or river What beauty was more than human? But where are the snows of yesteryear ? Where is […]

Physics and poetry in radical collaborat...

July 22, 2022&ball; Physics 15, 111 When physicists and poets work together, they can challenge existing paradigms. But these collaborations need bigger platforms to realize their full artistic, scientific and societal potential. Courtesy of A. Catanzano Catanzano with Beacham on the CERN campus. Catanzano argues that for art-science relationships to reach their full potential, the […]

Retired NYU administrator’s novel ‘inspi

“I did everything right as a college administrator, so how did I end up in that Panamanian prison cell?” That phrase had been swirling around Robert Berne’s head for 10 years when he served as executive vice president for health at New York University. This sparked his desire to try his hand at fiction and, […]

The case of being touched

“Can I come?” It was a simple text. One I probably shouldn’t have felt so anxious to have sent as I drove to Matt’s house in West Los Angeles after a late night at the office. But for a Muslim woman in her twenties who had lived her entire life ruled by the social rules […]

‘Notre Dame de Paris’: so good, it’s a s

Lincoln Center, one block from the Fordham campus in Manhattan, is synonymous with premier productions from a variety of artistic traditions. “Notre Dame de Paris” rightly takes its place among the incredible performances that adorn this historic square. “Notre Dame of Paris“, commonly translated as “The Hunchback of Notre-Dame”, is a sung pop-rock musical comedy […]

SMITH COLUMN: Memories of the British Op...

St. Andrews is a place that I love and not just for the Open Championship which takes place every six months or so. This year was the first time I missed the championship in golf country since 1971. At that time, I had never given much thought to visiting the “Auld Gray Toon”, as this […]

James Bond star Ana de Armas doesn’t wan

no time to dieAna de Armas doesn’t like swapping the role of 007. The star, who played badass CIA agent Paloma in last year’s 25th Bond film, spoke to The sun on the ubiquitous question: who should replace Daniel Craig? For years names like Idris Elba, James Norton, Richard Madden, Henry Golding, Regé-Jean Page, Michael […]

Marcel Theroux’s The Sorcerer of Pyongya

JThe interest in North Korea is not surprising at a time of the rise of totalitarian states and growing threats to fundamental freedoms in democratic countries. The latest in the catalog of books on this little-known place is The Sorcerer of Pyongyang by Marcel Theroux, which sets out to tell the story of a nation, […]

Everything We Know So Far – Billboard

Beyoncé’s new music comes like falling asleep: slowly, then all at once. After six years without a new solo album – and only a few cryptic hints in recent days that something was up – Queen B has followed her tradition of surprise record announcements during the streaming platform Tidal, which is owned by her […]

Poet, painter and patron – The New India

The Bahmani kingdom with its capital at Gulbarga (Kalaburagi, Karnataka) was founded in 1347, but later Berar, Ahmadnagar, Bijapur (Vijayapura), Bidar and Golkonda became independent kingdoms. The art of miniature painting flourished in some of these centers, also known as Deccani painting. Among the Bijapur sultans of the Adil Shahi dynasty (1490–1686), Ibrahim Adil Shah […]

NHL makes great strides for women in hoc...

Kate Madigan blushed and she couldn’t help smiling. When it was time at the New Jersey Devils development camp for her to show up with her title, Madigan got the chance to say she was an assistant general manager. She is only the sixth woman in the history of the National Hockey League to hold […]

The best books of summer 2022

Photo by Maryna Terletska/Getty Images The death of consensus by Phil TinlinC Hurst & Co, 472 pages, £20 Radio producer Phil Tinline describes the past 100 years as a series of crises – unemployment, strikes, inflation and Brexit – in which consensus, “the limits that shape the politically possible”, are shattered. Tinline’s account of competing […]

There’s more than meets the eye – St. Jo

By Van Yandell Retired American industrial arts teacher, evangelist and pastor Romans 11:33 “O depth of the riches of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and his ways unexplored! » One of my great disappointments in life happened in Paris. It was mid-morning on a hot day in June. We […]

What’s up with Marvel treating their fem

In the Marvel Cinematic Universe, heroines have received villainous treatment. After the famous alleged workplace stalker and reported creep, Joss Whedon included a forced hysterectomy in Natasha Romanoff/Black Widow’s backstory in Avengers: Age of Ultron, a movie in which Romanoff has described herself as a “monster” because of this, the MCU’s poor portrayal of their […]

The Royal Family and the Spirit World

In June 2022, Princess Martha Louise, a self-proclaimed seer and fourth in line to the throne of Norway, has announced her engagement to a controversial spiritual healer and shaman Durek Verret. The backlash against the couple at home has centered in part on their controversial beliefs in alternative therapies, with Verrett claiming he has been […]

Bring a poetic vibe to Ponda

Jul 20, 2022 | 05:20 IST Bring a poetic vibe to Ponda Ponda has undoubtedly produced many talented artists and art and culture are deeply rooted in the villages of the taluka. After a lull of nearly two years, Goan poetry came to life during the recently organized poetry recitation program ‘Paavli- Ek Paavsali Saanj […]

The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s is s...

The Harlem Renaissance happened before the Great Depression, World War II, and many inventions; however, it is still celebrated and recognized today. In the 1920s, Harlem was the epicenter of black culture in New York. Jazz music filled the streets like traffic, speakeasies and the like nightclubs gets the booze flowing and the dice rolling […]

Ottumwa native writes historical fiction...

Mary Armstrong’s phone rings at 4:15 a.m. every morning. Her mother, Midge, is always on the other end, waiting to hear what her daughter wrote the night before. Armstrong, originally from Ottumwa, is the author of historical novels. His name graces the covers of three books and a one-act play – “The Mesilla – The […]

Constance Alexander: Maintaining a conne...

Born and raised in suburban New Jersey, to both urban parents, I had no concept of “rural” until my brother went to college. I was 7 or 8 when I accompanied him and my parents on the trip to State College, to have Roger moved into the dorm and started as a freshman at Penn […]

GM CEO Barra says headquarters will rema...

By TOM KRISHER, AP Auto Writer NEW YORK (AP) — General Motors will retain its headquarters in its seven-tower office complex in downtown Detroit, its CEO said. Mary Barra, in an interview with The Associated Press, said the automaker’s main office will remain in the Renaissance Center, the centerpiece of the city’s skyline just across […]

A (light) defense of Netflix’s “persuasi

Watch the latest adaptation of Persuasion getting roasted by Jane Austen fans online was deeply fun. As an enlightened major, I find it fascinating every time a new Austen-inspired thing comes out because it’s still divider. sandit has been criticized for not being a good continuation of the unfinished novel, and the 2020 Emma was […]

Almanac – Monday 07/18/22 | KALW

Today is Monday, July 18, 2022, July 18 is the 199th day of the year 166 days remain until the end of the year. The sun will rise in San Francisco at 6:02:21 a.m. and the sun will set tonight at 8:29:19 p.m. We will have 14 hours and 26 minutes of daylight today. Solar […]

The gender gap

This year’s World Economic Forum’s Global Gender Gap Report places Pakistan second to last out of 146 countries in terms of gender parity. According to the report, based on the progress made in closing the gender gap in South Asia, it will take another 197 years to achieve gender parity. Pakistan is consistently ranked at […]

Mike Flanagan’s Midnight Club Is The Per

The horror genre as a whole is enjoying something of a golden renaissance. Among A24’s arty offerings, such as Bodies, bodies, bodies — to the rebirth of one of the greatest slasher franchises of all time — Scream – there seems to be a spooky offering for every adult-oriented taste. While on the streaming and […]

30 Young Mandela: Nkateko Masinga

Nkateko Masinga, young winner of Mandela 2022. Category: Creativity Location: Pretoria, Gauteng Nkateko Masinga, 30, is an award-winning writer, poet and scholar. She is currently Director of the Internship Program at Africa in Dialogue, an online interview magazine that archives creative and critical insights with Africa’s leading storytellers. The publication interviews creative writers from all […]

Prometheus Unbound from Poetry – The Shi

By Dr Ratan Bhattacharjee Denounced as a rebel or a demon during his lifetime, Percy Bysshe Shelley became an angel after death. Two centuries later, he remains more powerful than when he was alive. It is not easy to analyze why Shelley is more popular than any other English Romantic poet in the world, except […]

An Elegant and Intricate Mosaic – The Sh

By Vikas Datta One of the oldest, most dynamic and yet still thriving literary traditions in the world, its impact spans centuries and continents. If it were only known for its medieval – but still popular – Sufi mystical poets, its national epic that spans mythology to recorded history, or its tales of star-crossed lovers, […]

Ask a bookseller: Little Rabbit is a ste...

Bookseller Jason Hong didn’t expect to love Alyssa Songsiridej’s “Little Rabbit” so much, and now he’s a fan. When recommending the novel at Yu and Me Books in New York, he tells people that the novel is “ultimately about sex, power and female desire”. “Little Rabbit” by Alyssa Songsiridej Bloomsbury Publishing, New York The main […]

Dine at East Hampton, Foodgod and more

East Hampton restaurants abound, Florence Maker is stirring the pot, Dan’s Taste Signature Weekend presented by Yieldstreet is coming August, and more from the East End “Food Seen.” Whether you’re in town for shopping or surfing, East Hampton has plenty of great restaurants to offer. The village is experiencing something of an Italian renaissance, in […]

An epic historical novel dives deep into...

Hamutal Bar-Yosef, 82, was tired of the legitimacy of the State of Israel being questioned or attacked. “As an Israeli, I am insulted and angry when I am asked to justify the existence of my country,” said Bar-Yosef, a retired literature professor and accomplished poet, short story writer and translator. The octogenarian’s response was to […]

10 best comics illustrated by Esad Ribić

Esad Ribić started making waves at Marvel Comics when he illustrated the critically acclaimed 2004 miniseries Loki, and he’s been a powerful performer ever since. Ribić has worked on numerous projects at Marvel, exploring both the covers and interiors of some of the greatest stories Marvel Comics has ever published. RELATED: Thor’s 10 Best Artists […]

“Female authors do not ask themselves th

‘I’m sorry I’m late’, a troubled but charming Cathy Kelly, the wildly successful recent author Dancing with the stars alum, bleats on Zoom. “I didn’t realize it was a video call I needed, so I was just doing a dry shampoo.” It’s a typical Wednesday in the calendar for the Belfast-born, Enniskerry-based woman – it’s […]

Randal Cooper, candidate, Congress Dist....

The Tennessean editorial board asked candidates for the August 4 state and federal primary in Tennessee to answer our questionnaire. Find biographical information and their answers to 10 questions. Early voting began on July 15. Biographical information Last name: Randal Cooper Age (at time of August 4 election): 51 Neighborhood, town and/or city: Nashville Education: […]

5 Historical Legends of Nigerian Culture...

Here are 5 historical legends that have had a huge impact on this country: She was Chief Medical Adviser born October 27, 1956 and died August 19, 2014. In 2014, when Ebola disease broke out, Adadevoh put the brakes on what could have been a game of tragic events; placing Patrick Sawyerthe first Ebola patient […]

How to see Italy’s most beautiful coastl

On a warm mid-May morning, I found myself sipping an Aperol Spritz while gorging on local cheeses, fresh rosemary and olive focaccia in Portovenere, dubbed the sixth village of the Cinque Terre. Refueled, I climbed the slopes of the village, passing skinny pastel-hued houses before stopping at the 12th-century striped church of Chiesa di San […]

The Orville: New Horizons Season 3 Episo...

Throughout the episode, writer David A. Goodman reveals a series of these vignettes where the family and the Kaylon (Graham Hamilton), called K1, interact. With each interlude, we see the family grow increasingly horrific to the (then) peaceful Kaylon, at first merely rude to the indentured and hard-working AI, and eventually, abusing him. These specific […]

Moorefield and Montoliu Lobo named SAC W...

History links ROCK HILL, South Carolina ( – The South Atlantic Conference announced Thursday, July 14, its awards for Woman and Man of the Year 2021-22. Graduate student in softball from Lenoir-Rhyne Savannah Moorefield was named SAC Woman of the Year, while student female basketball athlete Coker, Raya Coley was named SAC […]

Read some works from Utah’s new Poet Lau

Lisa Bickmore, a retired English teacher and founder of a nonprofit publishing company, has been named Utah’s new Poet Laureate. Utah’s Arts and Museums Division announced the appointment, made by Gov. Spencer Cox, in a news release Wednesday. The Poet Laureate is designed to be an “advocate for literature and the arts statewide,” according to […]

The fries have it: The Healthy Fats Coal...

A new recipe combines flavors loved by families More and more consumers are looking for foods made with integrity and respect for culinary traditions. » —Eric R. Gustafson, CEO VERNON, CA, USA, July 13, 2022 / — In what becomes a (delicious) mid-summer ritual, the Healthy Fats Coalition (HFC) marks today, July 13, the fifth […]

Lawrence Saint-Victor’s Age, Relationshi

Laurent Saint-Victor is one of Love glory and beauty‘s handsome leading men. Since 2013, he has played Carter Walton in the CBS soap opera. Thanks to Carter’s storyline with Quinn Fuller (Rena Sofer), the actor is getting a lot of attention. Let’s recall some key facts about Saint-Victor. The Bold and the Beautiful star Lawrence […]

In other news: ‘Squid Game’, ‘Abbott Ele

‘Squid Game’, ‘Abbott Elementary’ up for Emmy nominations “Succession” and “Ted Lasso” are seeking Emmy nominations to add to their previous trophies. But they are faced with hungry newcomers. When the deals are announced on Tuesday, “Succession” could face a showdown with “Squid Game.” Netflix’s South Korean hit about a brutal survival contest is in […]

Steve Martin and Martin Short are excite...

Steve Martin and Martin runs aren’t exactly new to the TV business: Steve Martin won an Emmy Award in 1969 for his work as a writer on “The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour,” and Short has won two Emmys over the years, including one in 1983 for his work on “SCTV”. By Tuesday, they’d been nominated […]

Carpets, posters, sleep and culture

Most of us were created in one, many were born in one, and many died in one. Most of us spend a third of our lives in one, where we read, chat, make love, sip an evening glass of wine or a morning cup of coffee. It is a hospice of health and restoration, a […]

Quinta Brunson Makes History With Three ...

Quinta BrunsonPhoto: Dimitrios Kambouris (Getty Images) Abbott Elementary School fans have a lot to celebrate today, but Quinta Brunsonmake history Emmy Nominations are a particularly special achievement. The ABC sitcom writer, creator and star became the first black woman to earn three Emmy nominations in the comedy category in the same year. Brunson is nominated […]

Persian chronicles

From Rumi to Hafez, Persian literature is full of nuggets One of the oldest, most dynamic and yet still thriving literary traditions in the world, its impact spans centuries and continents. If it were known only for its medieval—but still popular—Sufi mystical poets, its national epic that spans mythology to recorded history, or its tales […]

Asian Genre Filmmakers Explain Why They ...

Asian filmmakers are struggling to gain recognition in the horror and thriller genres, but not at South Korea’s Bucheon International Fantastic Film Festival (Bifan, July 7-17). Bifan has a long history of supporting emerging and established genre filmmakers and 26e edition of the festival is no different, with works by eight female filmmakers in the […]

The (re)clamation podcast, of CLASSIX an...

CLASSIX, a collective founded by theater director Awoye Timpo, has created a new podcast series, (re)clamation, an intervention in the current conversation around theater history. This podcast, developed as part of CLASSIX’s residency at Theater for a New Audience, refocuses and elevates black writers and storytellers in American theater – both famous and forgotten. Each […]

Commentary: SC municipal leaders aim to ...

As South Carolina struggles to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic, anyone who has observed political discussions online or watched many official government meetings knows that society is facing another harmful epidemic: the incivility in government – personal attacks, infighting and even threats of violence. Our nation and our state have entered an era where threatening, […]

Collection of Classic Comics: THE MYSTER...

By d. emerson whirlwind – god is dead. No, you somehow didn’t click on a Nietzschean speech. You also don’t really have to worry about the religious or philosophical implications of the statement, unless you want to. It’s there if you choose to analyze the work in that context. On the contrary, the murder of […]

Houston’s ‘Sad Girls’ Exhibit Offers a L

A week after the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, “Sad Girls” by Jasmine Zelaya, at Art League Houston struck a timely chord with me. Zelaya presents bold new works that respond to the fears and anxieties of the COVID-19 pandemic and other socio-political crises of the past two years. For me, these pieces have […]

An Elegant and Complex Mosaic: Persian L...

By Vikas Datta One of the oldest, most dynamic and yet still thriving literary traditions in the world, its impact spans centuries and continents. If it were known only for its medieval—but still popular—Sufi mystical poets, its national epic that spans mythology to recorded history, or its tales of star-crossed lovers, it could rest […]

why would an author claim to be Chinese?

Why do people want to be something other than they are? That is the question at the center of Elaine Hsieh Chou’s debut novel, Disorientation, the story of an American college campus left in turmoil after the discovery that a recently deceased and beloved, award-winning Chinese-American poet and professor, who rose to fame by writing […]

Release Date, Trailer, Cast, and Everyth...

The female king is an upcoming action-drama directed by Gina Prince Bythewood (The old guard). Prince-Bythewood co-wrote the screenplay with Dana Stevens (Paternity) based on a scenario of Maria Bello (A history of violence). Oscar winner Viola Davis (Fences) in a role we’ve never seen her in before, this film is based on the epic […]

‘Mad Men’ writer among Hollywood heavywe

ANN ARBOR, MI — The history between Hollywood and the University of Michigan goes back decades. For example, there’s James Earl Jones, a 1955 alumnus and voice of Darth Vader, and the 1983 movie “The Big Chill,” in which all the main characters graduated from UM together. Read more: Hollywood loved Ann Arbor ten years […]

Mystery surrounds identity of whiskey lo...

MYSTERY surrounds the identity of a female whiskey lover who spent £16million on a single cask of 47-year-old single malt at auction. The world record drink, known as Cask No. 3, was produced in 1975 by Scotland’s Ardbeg distillery on the island of Islay. 1 A mystery surrounds the identity of a whiskey lover who […]

The Forgotten Stupa | Free from all tie...

some recent events in pakistan are helpful in understanding the fundamental antipathy and political rhetoric behind the usual depiction of the Gandhara civilization, especially at a time when there has been a focus on promoting religious tourism in the country and the presentation of a peaceful image to the world. In Mardan, a life-size statue […]

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time — The Good

This Sunday’s Gospel tells the parable of the Good Samaritan. It also puts it into context. Context is a test. A “scholar of the law” asked Jesus what he must do to “inherit eternal life.” This is a serious question. Compared to this scholar, may I wonder how long I have spent thinking about this […]


Translation is an art. It becomes more demanding when translating creative prose or poetry from one language into another. Then it becomes a genre in itself, which requires a similar, if not equal, mastery of both languages. Additionally, there must be a deep engagement and cultivated ability to appreciate the history and cultural sensitivity of […]

Putin in Pembrokeshire: Llangwm Literary...

Cleddau’s charming village of Llangwm kicks off its fifth annual festival in August (12-14) with a visit from ‘Putin’s People’ best-selling author Catherine Belton. Catherine worked as a correspondent in Moscow for the FinancialTimes for years and spent seven years writing the book that became a Sunday time Top 10 bestsellers and one Schedules, Sunday […]

2 California teachers attacked for LGBTQ...

Two California teachers whose careers were threatened last year because of their leadership of an LGBTQ student club during a period of conservative backlash have been cleared of wrongdoing in an independent investigation. The teachers, Lori Caldeira and Kelly Baraki, did not mislead parents or their school — Buena Vista Middle School in the conservative […]

Artists sing in contested Kashmir

Sarfaraz Javaid thumps his chest rhythmically in the music video, swaying on the guitar and letting his throaty voice echo through the forest: “What kind of soot covered the sky? It darkened my world. … Why the house been entrusted to strangers? “Khuaftan Baange” – Kashmiri for “night’s call to prayer” – unfolds like a […]

Taika Waititi Net Worth (2022): “Thor”,

Oscar winner Taika Waititi is more than a triple threat – when it comes to show business, this Renaissance man really can do it all! In addition to directing and co-writing one of the biggest films of the summer, Thor: Love and Thunder, Waititi is also reprising his fan-favorite role from Korg in the superhero […]

Justine Smith’s long road to Taskmaster

Performing in the new season of Taskmaster NZ is a dream gig for the veteran comedian, but the path was far from smooth. She tells Sam Brooks the highs and lows of a 25-year career. “Butter knife. Butter knife. Butter knife. Meat fork. Knife. Ice cream scoop. Dessert spoon. Soup spoon. Dessert spoon. Butter knife. […]

With support from the Mellon Foundation,...

CHITTAGONG, BANGLADESH – Media outreach – July 8, 2022 – With a $1 million grant from the Mellon Foundation, Asian University for Women (AUW) plans to launch a new humanities major for undergraduate study at the University. The Mellon grant, coupled with support from other sources, will enable AUW to recruit nine postdoctoral fellows to […]

Black Superhero | Washington Examiner

Aabout once a month a package of comics arrives in my dad’s mailbox. We’ve been reading comics together for The Death of Superman, the high-profile 1992 story in which the iconic hero perished in an all-out battle against the monster Doomsday. (He got better.) The comic has sold over 6 million copies, including one to […]

‘Discover Great Writers: Coffee and Conv

report card “Discover Great Writers: Coffee and Conversation” is back at Barnes & Noble in the Mesilla Valley Mall, 700 S. Telshor Blvd. Barnes & Noble will host author and poet Alessandra Narváez Varela at 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 9, to continue its program dedicated to connecting Las Cruces and El Paso to the […]

Deciphering the challenge of Henry VIII’

It has long been an alluring and mysterious treasure of the British Museum: a collection of sketches for jewels and other lavish adornments, commissioned during the reign of Henry VIII from the artist Hans Holbein, for a time court painter. Some of the designs are coded numbers or symbols, entangling the initials of Henry and […]

Natalie Portman’s Thor arms and the chec

NOTAtalia Portman Arms. It is now impossible to say these three words in a normal voice. Since the first images of the star appeared in Thor: Love and Thunder, no one really knows what to do. Everyone is bewitched. Here is an example of a response set from Twitter: “Filling out passport documents. Religion: Natalie […]

A review of Save Us

Review: To save us A climatologist’s case for hope and healing in a divided world By Katharine Hayhoe Headsets Buy at For Christian climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe, the most important thing we can do to fight climate change is to talk about it. In To save usHayhoe outlines some strategies for doing this, while […]

The Editorial Board: Niagara County Brow...

News Editorial Board Brownfield grants have the power to remake entire communities, helping to transform brownfields into productive and even tax-paying entities. In addition, the environmental depollution that results from such action is one of the main improvements needed to improve the health and well-being of people living near the sites. So it is with […]

Devils appoint Kate Madigan as assistant...

NEWARK, New Jersey The New Jersey Devils have named their first assistant general manager, making Kate Madigan the sixth woman to hold the NHL title. General manager Tom Fitzgerald announced the promotion Wednesday, the day before the NHL Draft. “Kate has been an incredibly valuable resource not just to me, but to all of our […]

Knights to Remember: Nate Jones

Nate Jones is the only person on the planet to have played for Greg Schiano, Bill Parcells and Bill Belichick. Jones is a Renaissance globetrotter who played in defensive field for the Rutgers from 2000 to 2003 before embarking on an NFL playing career that spanned from 2004 to 2011. These days, […]

Glasgow celebrates the life of Scottish ...

She was born into a life of immense wealth and privilege, but reveled in issues of which her peers were “ignorant or afraid”. Scottish novelist and playwright Naomi Mitchison wrote over 80 books and her work is hailed for being ahead of its time, exploring themes of self-determination and equality between gender, race and class. […]

Language is flexible, unlike baby boomer...

A hot Fourth of July weekend, which saw another deadly mass shooting, brought out the worst in some people. Over the holidays, singer, actress and environmental activist Bette Midler tweeted that inclusive language eradicate women. Days earlier, Twitter suspended psychologist Jordan Peterson for tweeting disparaging remarks about “Umbrella Academy” actor Elliot Page, who is trans. […]

[BN] Things to Do: Taste of Buffalo, Que...

The Sky Queen Carnival in West Seneca returns with rides, food and the beer tent. Robert Kirkham Main events Carnival of the Queen of Heaven. 5-10 p.m. Thursday, July 7 (Super Cruz Night); 5 p.m. to midnight on Friday, July 8; noon to midnight Saturday July 9; and from noon to 8 p.m. Sunday July […]

At 13, Ritaj Hussain Alhazmi is the youn...

It takes years for people to publish their first book, but Ritaj Hussain Alhazmi has published not one but three of his books. With three novels in print, 13-year-old Alhazmi has been named “the youngest person in the world to publish a book series (female)” by Guinness World Records. In a conversation with Guinness World […]

Translation of the poem “Banalata Sen”

Original: Jibanananda DasTranslation: Gazi Abdulla-hel Baqui Jibanananda Das (February 17, 1899 – October 22, 1954), popularly called “Rupashi Banglar Kabi” (Poet of Beautiful Bangla), emerged towards the end of the 20th century, as one of the most popular poets in modern Bengali literature for his extraordinary poetic faculty, unknown poetic diction full of rhetoric, unusual […]

Why are cowards called “chickens”?

Anyone who refuses a double challenge risks being labeled a chicken. How dogs ended up in the defiance culture remains a bit of a mystery, but why cowards are called “chickens” is a bit clearer. According to Oxford English Dictionarythe first written instance of the word chicken in the loose sense comes from William Shakespeare […]

The rediscovery of Halldór Laxness

Determined to break into film, he went to Hollywood, where he wrote a screenplay called “Salka Valka” or “A Woman in Trousers”, with Greta Garbo in the lead for the title role. The film had a good chance of being produced by MGM, until Laxness fell out with the studio over his idea of ​​shooting […]