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Washington Post
‘Days of Awe’ review: A novel of grief and humorThe whole story takes place in the shadow of mourning. Isabel Moore, the narrat
‘Days of Awe’ review: A novel of grief and humor
Washington Post / Posted 10 hours ago
The whole story takes place in the shadow of mourning. Isabel Moore, the narrator, has just lost her best friend, a delightfully irreverent woman named Josie. She was a fellow middle school teacher, but, more than that, she and Isabel were comrades... Read more
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The Atlantic
An Introverted Writer’s LamentWhether we’re behind the podium or awaiting our turn, numbing our bottoms on th
An Introverted Writer’s Lament
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
Whether we’re behind the podium or awaiting our turn, numbing our bottoms on the chill of metal foldout chairs or trying to work some life into our terror-stricken tongues, we introverts feel the pain of the public performance. This is because there... Read more
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Paradise Post
Jeanette Rankin, Emily Dickinson, or Eleanor Roosevelt?There’s a movement afoot to change the $10 bill, adding a yet-to-be chosen woma
Jeanette Rankin, Emily Dickinson, or Eleanor Roosevelt?
Paradise Post / Posted 3 days ago
There’s a movement afoot to change the $10 bill, adding a yet-to-be chosen woman from our history. This is long overdue symbolic recognition of the contributions women have made to our heritage. Recent discussions about adding a woman’s face to our... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
2015 shaping up to be good year for folk duo Neptune's Car Posted Jul. 31, 2015 at 6:00 AM Holly Hanson and Steve Hayes will be getting
2015 shaping up to be good year for folk duo Neptune's Car
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Posted Jul. 31, 2015 at 6:00 AM Holly Hanson and Steve Hayes will be getting in a car early Friday morning for a drive to Dodds Farm in Hillsdale, New York, at the foot of the... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
The name gameLast week's big news was the Paul Smith's College name change, and I found myse
The name game
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
Last week's big news was the Paul Smith's College name change, and I found myself right in the middle of it. No surprise there. Being an alum and having taught there 40-plus years, I'm in touch with hundreds of Smitties on social media. In addition,... Read more
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The Mining Journal
NMU’s Whalen awarded grantThe money will be used to support lead editor Whalen and his co-editor, Christo
NMU’s Whalen awarded grant
The Mining Journal / Posted 6 days ago
The money will be used to support lead editor Whalen and his co-editor, Christopher Hodgkins of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG), in producing George Herbert: Complete Prose, with Latin and Greek Verse. A... Read more
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Khaleej Times
Kinnear, Ehle in New York dramedyGREG KINNEAR, JENNIFER Ehle and Paulina Garcia are shooting in an untitled dram
Kinnear, Ehle in New York dramedy
Khaleej Times / Posted 10 days ago
GREG KINNEAR, JENNIFER Ehle and Paulina Garcia are shooting in an untitled dramedy from filmmaker Ira Sachs, to be shot in New York and Brooklyn. The film (previously known as The Silent Treatment) follows"Keep the Lights On and Love Is Strange as... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Jeffrey Alan EvansJeffrey Alan "Jeff" Evans, 65, of Malone, passed away in Plattsburgh on July 9,
Jeffrey Alan Evans
Lake Placid News / Posted 12 days ago
Jeffrey Alan "Jeff" Evans, 65, of Malone, passed away in Plattsburgh on July 9, 2015, with family at his bedside. Jeff was the loving father of Kiera and Jesse of Wilsonville, Oregon, and the son of June and the late Leonard Evans of Keene. He was... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Jeffrey Alan EvansJeff was the loving father of Kiera and Jesse of Wilsonville, Oregon, and the s
Jeffrey Alan Evans
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 13 days ago
Jeff was the loving father of Kiera and Jesse of Wilsonville, Oregon, and the son of June and the late Leonard Evans of Keene. He was the brother of Larry and Karen and is survived by his former wife Rhoda Wolff and six nieces and nephews: Gregory... Read more
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Salon.com
Resisting the mystery of “Go Set a Watchman”: Why I’m not reading Harper Lee’s “new” novelOn Friday morning, I rushed to read the pre-released first chapter of “Go Set a
Resisting the mystery of “Go Set a Watchman”: Why I’m not reading Harper Lee’s “new” novel
Salon.com / Posted 19 days ago
On Friday morning, I rushed to read the pre-released first chapter of “Go Set a Watchman” and quickly realized I’d made a mistake. I’d been entranced by the controversy surrounding the manuscript — its sudden appearance after the death of Lee’s... Read more
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The Coast
The Halifax Summer Opera Festival is here and its queer"Opera is, by its very nature, queer as hell," says Nina Scott-Stoddart, the ar
The Halifax Summer Opera Festival is here and its queer
The Coast / Posted 20 days ago
"Opera is, by its very nature, queer as hell," says Nina Scott-Stoddart, the artistic director of the Halifax Summer Opera Festival. "For the company itself, we're always rehearsing during Pride weekend and finally we got sick of trying to sneak off... Read more
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The Atlantic
What a Classic American Book Means to Readers in the Mullahs' IranEarly today I started writing a “serious” assessment of the goods and bads of t
What a Classic American Book Means to Readers in the Mullahs' Iran
The Atlantic / Posted 21 days ago
Early today I started writing a “serious” assessment of the goods and bads of the deal announced early this morning between the U.S. and Iran — and, not incidentally, also involving Russia, China, Germany, France, and Britain. I’ll probably finish... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
Prather’s Pick: Three ‘Pete the Cat’ booksThis week’s column salutes a cat — not just any ordinary cat, either. Pete is a
Prather’s Pick: Three ‘Pete the Cat’ books
Craig Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
This week’s column salutes a cat — not just any ordinary cat, either. Pete is a blackish-blue cat with light brown eyes that take up most of his face. He sometimes wears clothes over his slender body. In short, he’s one cool cat. Pete the Cat is the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
You Are Not Going to Heaven (And That's a Good Thing, Too) – Opinion – ABC Religion & EthicsWho we are and what we do depends very much on where we think we are going. So
You Are Not Going to Heaven (And That's a Good Thing, Too) – Opinion – ABC Religion & Ethics
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 22 days ago
Who we are and what we do depends very much on where we think we are going. So let's begin our consideration of the life to come by clearing away three wrong, but very popular, ideas. The first is the idea that we will eventually return to the... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
Exploration of lives of pair coping with griefGrief affects people in different ways, and this novel explores the lives of tw
Exploration of lives of pair coping with grief
Otago Daily Times / Posted 23 days ago
Grief affects people in different ways, and this novel explores the lives of two individuals trying to cope with loss. Joe's girlfriend Jen died after falling from an upper-storey window when they had just left school. Three years on, he is in two... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Chauvin teacher earns top state award"In a world where there's so much negativity, it just felt like something good,
Chauvin teacher earns top state award
The Houma Courier / Posted 23 days ago
"In a world where there's so much negativity, it just felt like something good," she said. "To be in a room with all of these inspiring people, it made me think there's hope in our world for our students." Skarke, 37, received the award during a... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Chauvin teacher earns top state award"In a world where there's so much negativity, it just felt like something good,
Chauvin teacher earns top state award
The Daily Comet / Posted 23 days ago
"In a world where there's so much negativity, it just felt like something good,e_SDRq she said. e_SDLqTo be in a room with all of these inspiring people, it made me think there's hope in our world for our students.e_SDRq Skarke, 37, received the... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Chauvin teacher wins top state award"In a world where there's so much negativity, it just felt like something good,
Chauvin teacher wins top state award
The Houma Courier / Posted 23 days ago
"In a world where there's so much negativity, it just felt like something good,e_SDRq she said. e_SDLqTo be in a room with all of these inspiring people, it made me think there's hope in our world for our students.e_SDRq Skarke, 37, received the... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Chauvin teacher wins top state award"In a world where there's so much negativity, it just felt like something good,
Chauvin teacher wins top state award
The Daily Comet / Posted 23 days ago
"In a world where there's so much negativity, it just felt like something good,e_SDRq she said. e_SDLqTo be in a room with all of these inspiring people, it made me think there's hope in our world for our students.e_SDRq Skarke, 37, received the... Read more
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Evening Standard
Best summer books: Harper Lee, Kazuo Ishiguro and David NichollsSo the TLS’s stately experts tell us what they are “planning to explore this su
Best summer books: Harper Lee, Kazuo Ishiguro and David Nicholls
Evening Standard / Posted 26 days ago
So the TLS’s stately experts tell us what they are “planning to explore this summer”, what they are “looking forward” to “spending time with” or “to dipping deeper into” or just plain “catching up with”. Some even strive, in their donnish way, to... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Historical drama featured at Lily DaleSusan B. Anthony dedicated her life to the women's Suffrage movement; and her w
Historical drama featured at Lily Dale
Warren Times Observer / Posted 29 days ago
Susan B. Anthony dedicated her life to the women's Suffrage movement; and her work paved the way for the passage in 1920, 14 years after her death, of the Nineteenth Amendment, which gave women the right to vote. Born to a Quaker family with long... Read more