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Robert Rossen named names to the House Un-American Activities Committee — fifty-seven of them. Then he went to Italy and made this ponderous film. Mambo (1954) is a mishmash of neorealist solemnity and “women’s picture” melodrama. 503 more words


Student Representative's Report - School Committee Meeting December 3, 2014

by Katherine Dunham, Student Representative

For as busy as this past Fall was, Winter promises to be even more eventful and successful.

Just yesterday, the new SHS light fixture in the shape of a Squire went up on Quakermeeting House. 879 more words

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Student Representative Report to School Committee - November 19, 2014

by Katherine Dunham, Student Representative to School Committee

I am very happy to be here and be able to recap the fall.  The fall athletic season ended on a phenomenal note. 1,220 more words


Genius came early to Flatbush that year



“I tell you Alfonso, Flatbush be damned – the world  is our oyster”

“I couldn’t agree more. Our form is absolutely exquisite. One performance with Katherine Dunham will put the dance world at our feet.” 9 more words

An Open Letter of Support for the Katherine Dunham Museum

The Katherine Dunham Museum is in serious danger of closing. On October 15, 2014, Leverne Backstrom, President of the Katherine Dunham Centers for Arts & Humanities (KDCAH), met with Shawndrea Thomas of Fox 2 News in St. 545 more words