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"My Name Is Lucy Barton" by Elizabeth Strout review – learning to love

 02/12/2017 - 10:13

An exploration of the love between mother and daughter is both affecting and wise

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Denice Frohman: activa y presente

 02/07/2017 - 13:16
Denice Frohman. Foto: Corey McDonough.

Tras años de trabajo en poesía y educación, Denice Frohman, a sus 31 años, habla sobre inmigración, raza, etnicidad y lo que significa estar activa y presente en la nueva política de los Estados Unidos.

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Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
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Denice Frohman, artist, poetry, education, Philadelphia
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Denice Frohman is active and present

 02/07/2017 - 13:05
Denice Frohman. Photo: Corey McDonough.

After years of working in poetry and education, 31-year-old Denice Frohman speaks about immigration, race, ethnicity and what it means to be active and present in America’s new politics.

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Chopin Against Political Oppression

 01/31/2017 - 14:18

Wunderkind, written by Bulgarian author Nikolai Grozni, is a novel about the obsession with music and a cry for freedom against authoritarian regimes.

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Wunderkind, written by Bulgarian author Nikolai Grozni, is a novel about the obsession with music and a cry for freedom against authoritarian regimes.

Chopin contra la opresión

 01/31/2017 - 13:20
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Wunderkind, del búlgaro Nikolai Grozni, es una novela sobre la obsesión por la música y un grito de libertad contra los regímenes autoritaritos y el pensamiento único.

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Wunderkind, del búlgaro Nikolai Grozni, es una novela sobre la obsesión por la música y un grito de libertad contra los regímenes autoritaritos y el pensamiento único.  

The Kings of Latino Children's Literature

 01/30/2017 - 05:07
Front cover by Armas, Marissa (206523519) / Amazon
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2017 Pura Belpré Awards from the American Library Association Honor Latino Authors for Cultural Literature. The awarded authors highlight the importance of cultural diversity and integration.

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Monday, January 30, 2017 - 4:24am
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Front cover by Armas, Marissa (206523519) / Amazon

I Love Dick: When Snobbish Art Academics Get Bored about Love

 01/25/2017 - 10:29
I Love Dick, by Chris Kraus, was first published in 1997, but it didn't get popular until today. 
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In "I Love Dick", Chris Kraus turned her failures as a filmmaker and in her romantic relationships into a boundary-breaking autobiographical novel. Truned into a feminist cult book, “I Love Dick" has been the inspiration for a new Amazon TV Series, created by Jill Solloway.

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 9:41am
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I Love Dick: Cuando los esnobs del mundo del arte se aburren del amor

 01/25/2017 - 09:57
I Love Dick, de Chris Kraus, pasó desapercibida en 1997. Ahora Amazon prepara una serie de televisión inspirada en esta novela sobre el amor, el arte y las infidelidades. Estará  protagonizada por Kevin Bacon. 
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La novela, que pasó desapercibida cuando se publicó por primera vez, en 1997, se ha convertido en un referente de la literatura feminista y ha servido de inspiración para la serie de televisión con el mismo nombre. "I Love Dick", dirigida por Jill Soloway y producida por Amazon, tendrá a Kevin Bacon y Kathryn Hahn como actores principales.

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Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 9:41am
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I Love Dick, de Chris Kraus, pasó desapercibida en 1997. Ahora Amazon prepara una serie de televisión inspirada en esta novela sobre el amor, el arte y las infidelidades. Estará  protagonizada por Kevin Bacon. 

The Arab of the Future: Telling the Truth with Drawings

 01/17/2017 - 05:09
The Arab of the Future: Telling the Truth with Drawings
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Book Review. In "The Arab of the Future", French illustrator Riad Sattouf exposes his childhood and youth in the Siria under Hafez Al-Assad using irony and a sagacious sincerity.

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