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Mental Illness For Fun And Profit

In recent years superhero movies have enjoyed an explosion in popularity. Almost every new release seems to be a major movie-going event, thanks to their colourful accessibility and widespread appeal. 1,329 more words

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Edinburgh Fringe Preview: 'Dancer', Dance Base

How do we define dance? Dancer,a theatre show which has been selling out and delighting audiences since 2014, poses this question.  A collaboration between learning-disabled artist Ian Johnson, Gary Gardiner and the late Adrian Howells, it’s an exploration into what motivates us and makes us move, and also what moves us. 102 more words

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But machines can't really make art, can they?

Last time, I wrote about the Library of Babel– once a short story by Jorge Luis Borges, now an online library of every possible combination of text, divided up into pages of 3,200 characters each. 850 more words

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