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NBC News
'F This Weekly': Podcast Creator Tackles Diversity, Gender Disparityof "F This Weekly," a podcast that introduces a key, but missing, demographic i
'F This Weekly': Podcast Creator Tackles Diversity, Gender Disparity
NBC News / Posted 7 hours ago
of "F This Weekly," a podcast that introduces a key, but missing, demographic in Hollywood: a diverse array of females in the entertainment industry. "I think it's important for 'F This Weekly' to be known as a space for women of color simply... Read more
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Perth Now
Super San Francisco: 50 things to doSome of the best views of San Francisco from Lands End. Picture: Sue Gough Henl
Super San Francisco: 50 things to do
Perth Now / Posted 17 hours ago
Some of the best views of San Francisco from Lands End. Picture: Sue Gough Henly IN A city that is less than 127 square kilometres, there is surprisingly plenty to do. Unsurprisingly, it was hard to whittle this list down to 50 things. In... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Super San Francisco: 50 things to doSome of the best views of San Francisco from Lands End. Picture: Sue Gough Henl
Super San Francisco: 50 things to do
Adelaide Now / Posted 17 hours ago
Some of the best views of San Francisco from Lands End. Picture: Sue Gough Henly IN A city that is less than 127 square kilometres, there is surprisingly plenty to do. Unsurprisingly, it was hard to whittle this list down to 50 things. In... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Super San Francisco: 50 things to dokeywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search conten
Super San Francisco: 50 things to do
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 hours ago
keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Some of the best views of San Francisco from Lands End. Picture: Sue Gough Henly IN A city that is less than 127 square kilometres,... Read more
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The News & Observer
Video: Triangle Polo plays for a cureRyan Henning, assistant elephant manager with Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bai
Video: Triangle Polo plays for a cure
The News & Observer / Posted 19 hours ago
Ryan Henning, assistant elephant manager with Ringling Bros. and Barnum and Bailey circus, introduces Asia, one of the five Asian elephants performing with Circus Xtreme, which has shows at PNC Arena this weekend. Mable, a nine-year-old... Read more
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Orange County Register
New year, new location for Tet Festival at Mile Square Regional Park in Fountain ValleyUpdate: About 45,000 people may attend the Tet Festival at Mile Square Regional
New year, new location for Tet Festival at Mile Square Regional Park in Fountain Valley
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
Update: About 45,000 people may attend the Tet Festival at Mile Square Regional Park, according to a letter Orange County Parks officials sent to Fountain Valley recently. That letter says under a long-standing agreement between the city and county,... Read more
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The Columbian
Coalition pushes diversity in front of, behind cameraLOS ANGELES — Organizations representing Hispanics, Asian-Americans and Native
Coalition pushes diversity in front of, behind camera
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
LOS ANGELES — Organizations representing Hispanics, Asian-Americans and Native Americans, who joined with the NAACP in 2000 to increase minority hiring in the TV industry, are broadening their focus to the big screen. The Multi-Ethnic Media... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Prepare to ring in the Year of the MonkeyOnce upon a long time ago, Buddha called all the animals of the land to meet wi
Prepare to ring in the Year of the Monkey
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
Once upon a long time ago, Buddha called all the animals of the land to meet with him on the New Year, but evites hadn’t been invented so getting the word out was tough and only the snake, horse, goat, monkey, rooster, dog, pig, rat, ox, tiger,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Super Bowl and Chinese New Year to square off Feb. 7 for planet's attentionSunday has become one of America's most cherished -- albeit unofficial -- natio
Super Bowl and Chinese New Year to square off Feb. 7 for planet's attention
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday has become one of America's most cherished -- albeit unofficial -- national holidays, with families and friends gathered around the TV to celebrate the concussive communion of our biggest sporting spectacle. So when Denver and Carolina... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Super Bowl and Chinese New Year to square off Feb. 7 for planet's attentionSunday has become one of America's most cherished -- albeit unofficial -- natio
Super Bowl and Chinese New Year to square off Feb. 7 for planet's attention
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
Sunday has become one of America's most cherished -- albeit unofficial -- national holidays, with families and friends gathered around the TV to celebrate the concussive communion of our biggest sporting spectacle. So when Denver and Carolina... Read more
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Deseret News
Orchestra of Southern Utah Children's Jubilee and STEAM Festival expanding“It’s been really fun to see people come together from an array of backgrounds
Orchestra of Southern Utah Children's Jubilee and STEAM Festival expanding
Deseret News / Posted 2 days ago
“It’s been really fun to see people come together from an array of backgrounds united in this effort,” said William Heyborne, director of the SUU Center for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math Teaching and Learning. Organizers from SUU have... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Australia’s own K-Pop superstarsuburbs four years ago to seek stardom in China. He returned this week as Prin
Australia’s own K-Pop superstar
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
suburbs four years ago to seek stardom in China. He returned this week as Prince Mak, a member of K-Pop sensation JJCC, the boy band project launched by Hollywood martial arts hero Jackie Chan. Mak’s group and fellow stars Boyfriend will... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Diving into traditions, Pacific Islander youth see a bright future with nonprofit’s helpFor most of American history, immigrant parents have wondered how to raise resp
Diving into traditions, Pacific Islander youth see a bright future with nonprofit’s help
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
For most of American history, immigrant parents have wondered how to raise respectful teenagers in a seemingly rootless new land. Asian Counseling and Referral Service (ACRS) is into the third year of a helpful idea: Teach the children of Pacific... Read more
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News.com.au
Australia’s own K-Pop superstarA 2010 music video from K-pop sensation PSY looks like becoming his next viral
Australia’s own K-Pop superstar
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
A 2010 music video from K-pop sensation PSY looks like becoming his next viral hit. JJCC, the K-pop superstar act who will perform in Australia for the first time, with their Aussie band member Prince, holding up his hands. Picture: Chris... Read more
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Herald Sun
Australia’s own K-Pop superstarsuburbs four years ago to seek stardom in China. He returned this week as Prin
Australia’s own K-Pop superstar
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
suburbs four years ago to seek stardom in China. He returned this week as Prince Mak, a member of K-Pop sensation JJCC, the boy band project launched by Hollywood martial arts hero Jackie Chan. Mak’s group and fellow stars Boyfriend will... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Meet Australia’s K-Pop hitsuburbs four years ago to seek stardom in China. He returned this week as Prin
Meet Australia’s K-Pop hit
Adelaide Now / Posted 3 days ago
suburbs four years ago to seek stardom in China. He returned this week as Prince Mak, a member of K-Pop sensation JJCC, the boy band project launched by Hollywood martial arts hero Jackie Chan. Mak’s group and fellow stars Boyfriend will... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Meet Australia’s K-Pop hitsuburbs four years ago to seek stardom in China. He returned this week as Prin
Meet Australia’s K-Pop hit
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
suburbs four years ago to seek stardom in China. He returned this week as Prince Mak, a member of K-Pop sensation JJCC, the boy band project launched by Hollywood martial arts hero Jackie Chan. Mak’s group and fellow stars Boyfriend will... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsUsed Book Sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Hilliard branch libr
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 3 days ago
Used Book Sale, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 9-11 a.m. Saturday, Hilliard branch library, 15821 County Road 108, in the conference room. (904) 845-2495. Heart in the Park, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Hemming Park, North Laura Street. Includes free screenings, CPR... Read more
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Denver Post
Multi-Ethnic Media Coalition wants full Hollywood diversityLOS ANGELES (AP) — Organizations representing Hispanics, Asian-Americans and Na
Multi-Ethnic Media Coalition wants full Hollywood diversity
Denver Post / Posted 4 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Organizations representing Hispanics, Asian-Americans and Native Americans, who joined with the NAACP in 2000 to increase minority hiring in the TV industry, are broadening their focus to the big screen. The Multi-Ethnic Media... Read more
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Artvoice
See You There!Hunter S. Thompson once defined an outlaw as someone who lives outside the law,
See You There!
Artvoice / Posted 4 days ago
Hunter S. Thompson once defined an outlaw as someone who lives outside the law, beyond the law, and not necessarily against it, and few artists embodied the outlaw spirit like Johnny Cash. The legendary singer-songwriter, guitarist, actor, author,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Monkey BusinessMANILA, Philippines – Happy Chinese New Year! This Spring Festival welcomes the
Monkey Business
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Happy Chinese New Year! This Spring Festival welcomes the bright red Year of the Monkey. People born under this sign are characterized as being quick-witted, somewhat irreverent, self-assured in their cleverness, and equipped... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
'Beyond the Blues' celebrates African-American artists"Beyond the Blues," Columbia Festival of the Arts' winter presentation of music
'Beyond the Blues' celebrates African-American artists
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
"Beyond the Blues," Columbia Festival of the Arts' winter presentation of music, theater, film and jazz celebrating African-American artists, coincides with the observance of Black History Month by "happy accident," according to CFA Executive... Read more
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AsianWeek
On The Scene – Men On The MoveBy Gerrye Wong January 22, 2016 It is my pleasure this month to turn the spotl
On The Scene – Men On The Move
AsianWeek / Posted 4 days ago
By Gerrye Wong January 22, 2016 It is my pleasure this month to turn the spotlight on some extraordinary men in our community who have in the past, and continue to make a difference in our Asian American community and its citizens. These men have... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film ShortsRampling and Tom Courtenay star in this drama about a longtime married couple w
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Rampling and Tom Courtenay star in this drama about a longtime married couple who receive life-changing news shortly before their anniversary. Also with Geraldine James and Dolly Wells. (Opens Friday in Dallas) Greater (PG) Christopher Severio... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Film ShortsIp Man 3 opens Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills. Ip Man 3 (PG-13) Donnie Yen repr
Film Shorts
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 4 days ago
Ip Man 3 opens Friday at AMC Grapevine Mills. Ip Man 3 (PG-13) Donnie Yen reprises his role as the kung fu master who tries to keep Hong Kong from being taken over by gangsters and crooked land developers. Also with Lynn Hung, Zhang Jin, Patrick... Read more
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Business Wire
NCKU Celebrates Chinese New Year with International Friends in TaiwanTAINAN, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) hosted a
NCKU Celebrates Chinese New Year with International Friends in Taiwan
Business Wire / Posted 4 days ago
TAINAN, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) hosted a Chinese New Year Gala for all the international community members in Taiwan on January 30 at Multi-functional Hall of the school. To celebrate the Chinese New Year, the... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Natural selectionsyour agenda. 'My friend's hosting a reading!' 'Eggers has an exhibit!' 'I heard
Natural selections
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 4 days ago
your agenda. 'My friend's hosting a reading!' 'Eggers has an exhibit!' 'I heard that play is amaze-balls!' Here are some of the more clearly evolved events this week. Enjoy cocktails, interactive exhibits and special demos on animal sexuality and... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
In The Conversation About Diversity In Hollywood, Where Does Sundance Fit In?When the Sundance Film Festival kicked off last month, the subject of diversity
In The Conversation About Diversity In Hollywood, Where Does Sundance Fit In?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
When the Sundance Film Festival kicked off last month, the subject of diversity was in the air. Just days after the Academy of Motion Pictures rekindled the debate on #OscarsSoWhite, thousands of filmmakers and journalists decamped to Park City,... Read more
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New Kerala
'Miss India America' to kick off Dallas South Asian Film FestivalWashington, Feb 3 : Starting with "Miss India America" as the opening night mov
'Miss India America' to kick off Dallas South Asian Film Festival
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
Washington, Feb 3 : Starting with "Miss India America" as the opening night movie, the 2016 Dallas/Fort Worth South Asian Film Festival (DFW SAFF) will showcase 13 award-winning shorts, documentaries and feature films. In addition to film... Read more
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Tucson Weekly
Beyonce Accused of Cultural Appropriation, Reflects Millennial Cultural MoresLast Friday, Jan. 29, Coldplay released a new music video for their song, "Hymn
Beyonce Accused of Cultural Appropriation, Reflects Millennial Cultural Mores
Tucson Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
Last Friday, Jan. 29, Coldplay released a new music video for their song, "Hymn for the Weekend." In more important news, said video features Beyoncé. Beyhive members everywhere rejoice. As a long-time Beyoncé fan myself, I too rejoiced. I was... Read more
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The Hindu
An awarding experienceThe Kannada film Thithi has brought several accolades to debutant director Raam
An awarding experience
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
The Kannada film Thithi has brought several accolades to debutant director Raam Reddy Thithi, the Kannada film by Raam Reddy has created a record of sorts in the history of the 80-year-old Kannada film industry. Besides grabbing the Golden Leopard... Read more
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The Washington Times
Chinese New Year celebrations coming to Washington’s Kennedy CenterWhile 2016 is officially a month old, this week the District’s Chinese-American
Chinese New Year celebrations coming to Washington’s Kennedy Center
The Washington Times / Posted 6 days ago
While 2016 is officially a month old, this week the District’s Chinese-American community will celebrate the Spring Festival, also known as Lunar New Year. The Kennedy Center will be getting in on the celebrations this weekend, with dance... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Super Bowl and Chinese New Year to square off Feb. 7 for planet's attentionSunday has become one of America's most cherished -- albeit unofficial -- natio
Super Bowl and Chinese New Year to square off Feb. 7 for planet's attention
The Fremont Argus / Posted 6 days ago
Sunday has become one of America's most cherished -- albeit unofficial -- national holidays, with families and friends gathered around the TV to celebrate the concussive communion of our biggest sporting spectacle. So when Denver and Carolina... Read more
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The Daily Review
Super Bowl and Chinese New Year to square off Feb. 7 for planet's attentionSunday has become one of America's most cherished -- albeit unofficial -- natio
Super Bowl and Chinese New Year to square off Feb. 7 for planet's attention
The Daily Review / Posted 7 days ago
Sunday has become one of America's most cherished -- albeit unofficial -- national holidays, with families and friends gathered around the TV to celebrate the concussive communion of our biggest sporting spectacle. So when Denver and Carolina... Read more
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The News & Observer
Triangle Vietnamese welcome Year of the Monkey | News & Observer January 31, 2016 8:03 PM The Vietnamese American Associa
Triangle Vietnamese welcome Year of the Monkey
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
| News & Observer January 31, 2016 8:03 PM The Vietnamese American Association of Raleigh held a two-day Tet festival at the State Fairgrounds to... Read more
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The Atlantic
Who Should Pay for the Arts in America?One morning last August I visited Williams College in Massachusetts to teach a
Who Should Pay for the Arts in America?
The Atlantic / Posted 8 days ago
One morning last August I visited Williams College in Massachusetts to teach a workshop on “building a life in the arts” with a group of racially, geographically, and economically diverse young people working at the Williamstown Theatre Festival.... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Diversity thrives in indies, while studios lag behind(AP) A year ago, first-time director Nate Parker was still struggling get toget
Diversity thrives in indies, while studios lag behind
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
(AP) A year ago, first-time director Nate Parker was still struggling get together the $10 million he needed to make his passion project, a film that tells the story of slave rebellion leader Nat Turner. On Tuesday, a day after the film debuted at... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Diversity thrives in indies, while studios lag behindA year ago, first-time director Nate Parker was still struggling get together t
Diversity thrives in indies, while studios lag behind
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
A year ago, first-time director Nate Parker was still struggling get together the $10 million he needed to make his passion project, a film that tells the story of slave rebellion leader Nat Turner. On Tuesday, a day after the film debuted at the... Read more
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The Telegraph
Tolerating tolerancehas argued that we are not so much a nation of argumentative people but a count
Tolerating tolerance
The Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
has argued that we are not so much a nation of argumentative people but a country of people who like to shout each other down. And, if we take that argument to its fullest, and throw away the national borders, we are a region where people... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Diversity thrives in indies, while studios lag behindLOS ANGELES (AP) - A year ago, first-time director Nate Parker was still strugg
Diversity thrives in indies, while studios lag behind
The Record Searchlight / Posted 9 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) - A year ago, first-time director Nate Parker was still struggling get together the $10 million he needed to make his passion project, a film that tells the story of slave rebellion leader Nat Turner. On Tuesday, a day after the... Read more
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Inquirier.net
San Francisco Asian fest calls for poster art contest entriesSAN FRANCISCO—Entries are now being accepted for the annual poster contest for
San Francisco Asian fest calls for poster art contest entries
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO—Entries are now being accepted for the annual poster contest for the Asian Heritage Street Celebration (AHSC) . The Oakland Asian Cultural Center, in partnership with the Center for Asian American Media and Kearny Street Workshop, are... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Heaven's gateSometimes, the best things in our arts scene aren't as ephemeral and fleeting a
Heaven's gate
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
Sometimes, the best things in our arts scene aren't as ephemeral and fleeting as we fear. Hidden visual art returns from vaults to be displayed, veteran actors find new career life, dancers brush up their steps and polish up a favorite work, and drag... Read more
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Khaleej Times
The genius of Naseeruddin ShahNaseeruddin Shah and Albert Einstein couldn't be further apart. Other than an e
The genius of Naseeruddin Shah
Khaleej Times / Posted 15 days ago
Naseeruddin Shah and Albert Einstein couldn't be further apart. Other than an eerie physical likeness, they have nothing in common. One is the German-born theoretical physicist who developed the general theory of relativity while the other is one of... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
C.O. groups among arts grants recipientsto address community need is reflected in 30 Oregon projects awarded $190,000 i
C.O. groups among arts grants recipients
KTVZ Bend / Posted 15 days ago
to address community need is reflected in 30 Oregon projects awarded $190,000 in 2016 Arts Build Communities grants from the Oregon Arts Commission. Vacant downtown storefronts become celebrations of community in Corvallis; Fishtrap inspires... Read more
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Market Watch
White people have least confidence in the American DreamAmericans say the American Dream is suffering — and that our laziness and low m
White people have least confidence in the American Dream
Market Watch / Posted 16 days ago
Americans say the American Dream is suffering — and that our laziness and low morals may be partially to blame. Searches for “American Dream” have fallen 24% since Google began tracking this data in 2004 -- and when you type “American Dream” into... Read more
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Deseret News
Sundance's Salt Lake City gala film highlights women, minoritiesSet in 1941 in Salty Creek, South Carolina, "Sophie and the Rising Sun" tells t
Sundance's Salt Lake City gala film highlights women, minorities
Deseret News / Posted 16 days ago
Set in 1941 in Salty Creek, South Carolina, "Sophie and the Rising Sun" tells the story of a forbidden love between a local woman (Julianne Nicholson) and a wounded Japanese-American man who arrives in town under mysterious circumstances (Takashi... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
You'll have to wait till February to celebrate S.I.'s artistic endeavorsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The ceremony designed to honor this year's upcoming artis
You'll have to wait till February to celebrate S.I.'s artistic endeavors
Staten Island Advance / Posted 17 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — The ceremony designed to honor this year's upcoming artistic endeavors has been moved to February, thanks to Jonas the storm. The Staten Island Arts event was originally planned for Saturday, but due to the weather, it will be... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Visitors flood in despite China slowdownChinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, falls on February 8 this y
Visitors flood in despite China slowdown
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 17 days ago
Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, falls on February 8 this year. Photo / Emily Hlavac Green China's economic slowdown has the world worried. Fear about Beijing's ability to manage a rebalancing of Asia's biggest economy has been... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
First Coast HappeningsUniversity of North Florida’s University Center. Features educational sessions
First Coast Happenings
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
University of North Florida’s University Center. Features educational sessions and workshops to provide educators with the knowledge and tools to create safe schools for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender students. Includes lunch and... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Winter talesnew ones told from unlikely voices. Listen and watch as ancient stories become
Winter tales
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
new ones told from unlikely voices. Listen and watch as ancient stories become new. Beach Blanket Babylon @ Club Fugazi The musical comedy revue celebrates its 40th year with an ever-changing lineup of political and pop culture icons, all in... Read more
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