This Sense of Somebody-ness | nybooks.com
We think about race in America in glimpses. Multiple lenses are needed to illuminate the long histories of injustice, oppression
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‘The Letters of Cole Porter’ amount to the last word on a madcap existence | washingtonpost.com
Editors Cliff Eisen and Dominic McHugh weave the composer’s correspondence into a mostly tidy account.
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André Aciman Talks 'Find Me' and 'Call Me by Your Name' | theatlantic.com
The follow-up to a beloved novel of gay romance continues André Aciman’s exploration of desire that tests convention: “It’s not
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Newsletter: Father Gregory Boyle brings 'Barking to the Choir' on Dec. 16 - Los Angeles Times | latimes.com
The L.A. Times Book Club will read "Barking to the Choir" by Homeboy Industries founder Gregory Boyle.
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Mutual Admiration Society by Mo Moulton review – the pioneering club of Dorothy L Sayers | theguardian.com
A famous crime novelist, an am-dram star and ‘the Moss Side tigress’ in a tribute to female friendship
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Book Review: In 'Crime In Progress,' Fusion GPS Chiefs Tell The Inside Story Of The Steele Dossier | npr.org
Glenn Simpson and Peter Fritsch reveal the hows and whys of the whirlwind they uncorked by commissioning Christopher Steele to i
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The diversity industry is worth billions. But what do we have to show for it? | fastcompany.com
A new book out today, ‘Diversity, Inc.,’ looks beyond the corporate hype to reveal if there’s been any actual progress toward eq
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Despite spending billions, companies can’t buy diversity | washingtonpost.com
Pamela Newkirk explores the failures — and one success — of corporate diversity initiatives.
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Band of Outsiders | nybooks.com
There are two stories, one might say, being told at the American Folk Art Museum’s current show “Memory Palaces: Inside the Coll
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Gene Kelly's 'Singin' in the Rain' Is Musical Perfection | theatlantic.com
The 1952 film exemplifies the key elements of a beloved Hollywood genre.
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Joan Didion's California captured in sweeping new collection - Los Angeles Times | latimes.com
Library of America collection tracks Joan Didion's emergence through her 1960s and ’70s works
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The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante review – a rebel rich girl comes of age | theguardian.com
Italians who queued up into the night for the reclusive writer’s new tale of painful adolescence won’t be disappointed
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Against Economics | nybooks.com
There is a growing feeling, among those who have the responsibility of managing large economies, that the discipline of economic
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Review: San Diego to San Francisco: An artful tale of walking California | latimes.com
Two vast private ranches lie just north of Santa Barbara, the path blocked by a locked gate and a guardhouse, with roads patroll
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Book Review: Stan Lee Held High In 'A Marvelous Life' As The Man Who Made Superheroes Matter | npr.org
In 2018, Marvel Studios released Black Panther. The film grossed 1.3 billion dollars and was nominated for 7 Oscars including Be
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有什么值得推荐的历史书籍? | zhihu.com
葛剑雄教授曾指出,绝对的真实历史是永远无法获得的,就像绝对真理一样。但是,真实的历史依然是历史学家永恒的追求,因为离开了真实,史学就没有任何价值,就不成其为科学。但是如果我们把真实理解为相对的、可以逐步接近的,对真实的追求就是可行的。 信了虚假的史料,或
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Save Us from Your Followers | chineseamerican.org
近数十年来,美国的“文化战争”一直是美国保守和进步两个阵营间的伦理与价值之争。它的根源是传统价值与多元主义间的竞争,它的战场是政治权力的争夺。不过,这三年来,文化战争的形态有了很大的变化,传统价值只是根挥舞的棒子。争执的性质转型为身份之争,权力之争,与伦理
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California writers explore our past, promises in a trio of books | latimes.com
The state of California, physically and metaphorically, is always shifting. Once the symbol of raw American promise for gold-see
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汉语很美,为什么我们感觉不到呢? | mp.weixin.qq.com
“他们说,汉语很美,可我为什么感觉不到呢?” “那是因为,你还没有读到合适的文字,没有遇到合适的作者。” 在刚刚结束的“每天一千字”第21季里,我推荐了两本书。它们语感一流,行文洗练,文字之间,情深义重,所关者大,而且,两位作者都不是专业作家,但一书付印
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