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Thomas Hart Benton painting part of new Crystal Bridges exhibit

The Joplin Globe 29 Nov 2021
The exhibition features more than 100 works depicting the "beauty, violence, poetry and transformative power" of the sea from historical, modern and contemporary American artists including Benton, Paul Cadmus, Nick Cave, Georgia O’Keeffe, Charles Willson Peale, Norman Rockwell, Gilbert Stuart and Kay WalkingStick.
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Watch every Dancing with the Stars Perfect score dance from Season 30

m&c 29 Nov 2021
Iman & Daniella’s Contemporary ... Iman and Daniella performed a contemporary dance to I Got 5 on it by Luniz ... JoJo & Jenna’s Contemporary. JoJo and Jenna picked up a second perfect score in the semifinals as well when they danced the contemporary to Before You Go by Lewis Capaldi ... Amanda & Alan’s Contemporary.
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Promised Government action on anti-Semitism is just blah, blah, blah

The Irish Times 29 Nov 2021
The IHRA definition is accompanied by illustrative contemporary examples of anti-Semitism in public life, the media, schools, the workplace and in the religious sphere ... Comparing contemporary Israeli policy to that of Nazi Germany and the use of anti-Semitic tropes to characterise or criticise Israel also falls within the definition.
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African Beat

Voa News 29 Nov 2021
... of contemporary African music and conversation.
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Dancing with the Stars Amanda Kloots explains how Alan Bersten helped her move on

m&c 29 Nov 2021
In the semi-finals, Amanda and Alan danced to the song Live Your Life, which was a song that Nick Cordero wrote. The couple scored a 40 from the contemporary dance ... “I said, ‘It’s really helped me move forward in my life and that I did not expect to happen.'”.
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The 'anti-racism' racket

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 29 Nov 2021
By presenting American history as largely an uninterrupted history of white supremacy, it becomes possible to depict contemporary American life as the legacy of a racist past and thus still pervaded by "systemic" racism. Racism can be claimed to exist and distort all walks of life, even those which appear to have little to do with race ... .
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Speaking back to Matisse: Art Gallery of NSW dazzles with comprehensive, complicated show

The Observer 28 Nov 2021
Life & Spirit, there’s a work that may stand out to a contemporary audience ... Prominent feminist art theorist Linda Nochlin has said of Henri Matisse and his contemporary Pablo Picasso that they “binge on the female nude but denigrate actual women” ... Life & Spirit ... At the centre are commissioned projects by four contemporary women artists.
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John Wilson on how to become a TV sensation

CBS News 28 Nov 2021
The New York filmmaker, host of HBO's critically-acclaimed series, "How To with John Wilson," talks about creating his pseudo instructional videos that he says are like nature documentaries about contemporary life ... .
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How John Wilson makes his acclaimed "How To" videos

CBS News 28 Nov 2021
... life, capturing New Yorkers at their most unguarded.
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Narcos: Mexico Season 3 Cast, Characters & Who They're Based On

Collider 28 Nov 2021
... of the real life drug war that has shaped contemporary Mexico and the United States.
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What Stephen Sondheim Knew About Endings

The Atlantic 28 Nov 2021
My colleague Sophie Gilbert has aptly described Elliott’s reimagining of the musical as “a kind of 21st-century Lewis Carroll fever dream.” Bobbie becomes our latter-day Alice, a disoriented but intrepid navigator trying to make sense of the strangeness of contemporary bourgeois life.
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How do you remember Stephen Sondheim?

San Francisco Examiner 28 Nov 2021
“There could be happy endings, of course, but those endings often left the characters a little battered and bruised — so much more like contemporary life than the lovers in a show by Cole Porter or Irving Berlin (both of whom I adore) ... own words come to life.”.
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Memory on screen

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 28 Nov 2021
We are in that time of year where we see a lot of movies ... Morrison must have permeated the Northern Irish air in 1969; he lived about three miles from 96 Mountcollyer Street, where Buddy lives in the film and where the Branaghs lived in real life ... Branagh is a rough contemporary of mine, one of those artists I check in on from time to time ... .
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Family, the wind beneath a woman’s wings: Raveena

Deccan Chronicle 27 Nov 2021
From being the Tu cheez badi hai mast mast… girl of ’90s to becoming a mother of two daughters at 21 and then a naani (grandmother) at 46, actor Raveena Tandon lives life on her own terms. Back then, when her contemporaries indulged in celebrity air kissing and dissing, Raveena at the peak of her career adopted two girls.
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