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Putting on a Show

Next up in Book Battle 2015 is a play. There was no second guessing for me this time. I knew the play I wanted to read as I read the category for the first time. 184 more words

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A €12 Million Koons Sculpture and DiCaprio's Banksy Sell for Charity at Cannes

Hollywood brought its obsession with contemporary art to France this week, as amFAR’s 22nd annual star-studded “Cinema Against AIDS” benefit hit the Hôtel du Cap-Eden-Roc in Antibes, just around the corner from the Cannes Film Festival in France. 207 more words

Racially Insensitive Casting: "Cleopatra" Through the Years

Cleopatra is, historically, an African queen. An Egyptian queen, to be exact, with mixed African and Greek heritage. However, her Greek heritage is one of the only times a large swath of the white Western world will use the one-drop rule in reverse. 211 more words

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Mill Creek Musings: The Last Time I Saw Paris (1954)

American journalist Charles Wills (Van Johnson) works for the Stars and Stripes newspaper. He’s in Paris, covering a story about the VE day celebration marking the end of the second World War. 489 more words

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