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The designer, who died at 55, built up a female-led lifestyle brand that held an accessible appeal across generations.
Tayari Jones’s latest novel uses intimate methods of storytelling to depict the dissolution of a relationship.
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The actor and entrepreneur spoke about the #MeToo movement while accepting the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 2018 Golden Globes.
Partaking in an intensive arts education as a teenager can have the unintended effect of pushing some toward a more traditional university path.
The dancer and choreographer Okwui Okpokwasili takes the stage alone in her acclaimed work Bronx Gothic. But behind the scenes, things get a little more complicated.
Maja Lunde’s climate-fiction debut uses species extinction to ask its human characters: What’s more important, self-interest or sacrifice?
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