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2014/08/21 03:09
2014/08/21 03:09
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Written by Byrne in 1978 as the first instalment of a trilogy, The Slab Boys is a semi-autobiographical play set in the claustrophobic slab room of a Paisley carpet factory in 1957. Focusing on a day...
2014/08/21 03:09
2014/08/21 03:09
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2014/08/21 01:45
2014/08/21 01:45
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One of the earliest surviving self-portraits ever recovered was an Egyptian sculpture from c1345 BCAs early as that time, the artist Bak (chief sculptor of the pharaoh Akhenaten) depicted his view of...
2014/08/20 20:57
2014/08/20 20:57
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BYRON Bay Library could permanently house artworks by one of Australia's pioneering female artists, Judy Cassab, if a proposal is accepted by Byron Shire Council at its next meeting. The family of...
2014/08/20 08:12
2014/08/20 08:12
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A retired Banbury man who appeared on Antiques Roadshow with a painting of the general involved in setting fire to the White House has been left stunned that Parliament is not interested in it. Keith...
2014/08/19 23:41
2014/08/19 23:41
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By GEMMA BROWN gemma.brown@hexham-courant.co.uk Last updated at 08:09, Wednesday, 20 March 2013 AN historic hall near Stocksfield, which has been the home of the Beaumont family for more than 200...
2014/08/19 21:19
2014/08/19 21:19
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2014/08/19 16:42
2014/08/19 16:42
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Virginia Woolf was one of the most important writers of the last century. Now, almost 100 years on from the publication of her first novel, the National Portrait Gallery is celebrating her life and...
2014/08/19 15:46
2014/08/19 15:46
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Bao Bao has been crowned queen of Twitter, and she isn't even a year old yet. The Smithsonian Institution tweeted Tuesday morning that their giant panda cub was the ultimate winner of the...
2014/08/19 04:09
2014/08/19 04:09
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Here is the latest way to capture the beauty of your children, in a contemporary work of wooden art . And this incredible business has been created by an Aussie mum – what’s not to love? Somehow...
2014/08/17 18:19
2014/08/17 18:19
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Pedestrians pass overhead and on street level near the new Kate Spade shop at CityCenterDC. (Bill O'Leary/Washington Post) “All Power to the Pack Rats” reads the headline of an article recently...
2014/08/17 04:12
2014/08/17 04:12
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Recently we have been inundated with pictures of young Australian men about to go off to fight in the first world war. When we look at these fit young men we do so knowing what they could not when...
2014/08/15 15:12
2014/08/15 15:12
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Meet the Author events in Canberra, the Templeberg Residential Writing Fellowship and a sci-fi seminar. CONGRATULATIONSCanberra writer Lucy Nelson has been awarded the 2014 Templeberg Residential...
2014/08/15 01:46
2014/08/15 01:46
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Thousands of protesters gathered on D.C. streets Thursday evening to remember Michael Brown, an unarmed teenager who was shot and killed by police in suburban St. Louis last weekend. At 7 p.m. a...
2014/08/14 21:46
2014/08/14 21:46
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There's a fierce battle raging on social media, and it's pandas versus flags. The Smithsonian American History Museum has been taking cheeky potshots on Twitter at The National Zoo and its famed...
2014/08/14 21:15
2014/08/14 21:15
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WASHINGTON — Gretta Bader, a Washington portrait sculptor known for her ability to capture the likenesses of well-known figures in bronze, died Aug. 1 at her home in Washington. She was 83. She had...
2014/08/14 14:48
2014/08/14 14:48
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The day's news as seen through the eyes of The Canberra Times editorial cartoonist David Pope. Warlpiri Art Market Day at AIATSIS on Thursday, August 14. A gallery of photos Canberra Times readers...
2014/08/14 09:17
2014/08/14 09:17
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Rolf Harris is sketching inmates in his jail cell to keep them onside Entertainer Rolf Harris has applied for permission to appeal his conviction for indecent assaults. ROLF Harris is spending his...
2014/08/14 04:46
2014/08/14 04:46
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Using the '#tbt' hashtag, celebrities share some great moments from their childhood or early careers. Photographs from the life of Hollywood icon Lauren Bacall, who died on Tuesday morning aged...
2014/08/13 19:08
2014/08/13 19:08
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Actor Lauren Bacall presents an Oscar award at the 78th annual Academy Awards in Hollywood, California March 5, 2006. Photo: GARY HERSHORN Humphrey Bogart met Lauren Bacall when he was 44 and she was...
2014/08/13 13:48
2014/08/13 13:48
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Photographer John Witzig in front of one of his photographs, "Bells Steps", taken in 1975 at Bells Beach. Photo: Graham Tidy When John Witzig was taking photographs back in the 1960s and '70s, all he...
2014/08/21 03:09
2014/08/21 03:09
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