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Erin Runions public lecture

As well as being seriously excited about our upcoming Radicalism, Violence, and Religious Texts colloquium (10-11 September), Theology and Religion and Auckland are delighted to announce another public lecture as part of this project. 297 more words

Public Lectures

Which Hollywood Heartthrob Is the Latest Spokesman for Hugo Boss?

Hugo Boss has created the perfect storm of celebrity to launch BOSS THE SCENT today. The Divergent franchise star Theo James will be fronting the campaign made up of still images shot by the globally renowned photo duo Mert Alas & Marcus Piggot, and a video spot directed by Darren Aronofsky, known for his genius in The Black Swan, The Wrestler, and Requiem For a Dream. 134 more words

Review: Black Swan (2010)

September 1, 2010, saw the premiere of Black Swan, directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Natalie Portman and Mila Kunis. The plot of the film follows the life of ballet dancer, Nina Sayers (Natalie Portman) as she competes for the lead part in a production of… 362 more words


Beloved Brooklyn Botanic Garden Treehouse Torn Down Sans Explanation

A treehouse installation created out of reclaimed wood felled by Hurricane Sandy has been unexpectedly torn down—much to the chagrin of the acclaimed artist who made the work for the Brooklyn Botanic Garden. 372 more words

Black Swan (2010) Review

Michael Jackson was wrong.

Apparently it does matter if you’re black or white.

Darren Aronofsky’s follow-up to “The Wrestler” is about many things. Obsession, passion, the fragility of the human condition. 988 more words


Great Films You Need To See - Pi (1998)

This is my latest contribution to The Big Picture, the visually focused film magazine that proves there’s more to film than meets the eye. … 638 more words


Noah: Dueling Banjos

By Vince Gaetano

When we first meet the grown-up Noah, he tends to the wounds of an injured animal. Because he is one with nature, you see. 653 more words