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OCT 17, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Independent Publisher McSweeney's To Go Nonprofit, Which Is Great For Publishing

The announcement on Thursday that independent publisher McSweeney’s plans to become a nonprofit inevitably carried a note of gloom. Though described as “very good news,” it’s clear that financial struggles played a large part in the decision; Buzzfeed highlighted founder Dave Eggers’ remark that “every year it gets just a little harder to be an independent publisher.” Such a public ...

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OCT 17, 2014 - New Statesman

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Overblown vanilla awfulness: The Great Fire is more Great Farce

With its 1990s Cher wigs, glossy modern make-up and Disneyfied London, even a lustful Samuel Pepys can’t save ITV’s The Great Fire.  Cher wigs: but ITV's Great Fire fails to catch fire The Great FireITV It’s September 1666, and in Pudding Lane in the City of London, a baker named Thomas Farriner (Andrew Buchan) is flirting mildly with his sister-in-law ...

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OCT 16, 2014 - New Statesman

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Treasure trails: how museums became diplomatic fixers

Museums were once places of scholarship – now they intervene in war zones and world politics. Lost world: ruins of ancient sculptures litter the National Museum of Iraq in Baghdad. Photo: Yannis Kontos/Polaris/Eyevine In April 2012, just six months after Colonel Gaddafi had been killed by rebel forces in Sirte, Libya, and as fighting between rival militias continued, an exhibition ...

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OCT 15, 2014 - Huffington Post

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Theater: A Lost 'Found;' And Lost 'Generations' at Soho Rep

FOUND ** out of **** GENERATIONS ** 1/2 out of **** FOUND ** out of **** ATLANTIC THEATER COMPANY AT LINDA GROSS THEATER OK, so you created a fun idea for a magazine. It was Found, a zine that celebrated "found" bits of text -- notes left on cars, shopping lists dropped on the ground, letters discovered inside a second-hand ...

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OCT 14, 2014 - New Statesman

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Read whatever the hell you want: why we need a new way of talking about young adult literature

Should adults be reading books supposedly aimed at children and teenagers? According to the literary establishment in 2014, this is a question fraught with difficulty. But is it really as hard as all that? An Iranian woman reads “Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows” at a shop in Tehran. Photo: Getty Please: have a conversation with me about Harry Potter. ...

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