Latest News for: Contemporary life


How to Lose Weight During the Lockdown

Brandnew Tube 21 Jan 2022
... contemporary science, vitally relevant to our times.

African Beat

Voa News 21 Jan 2022
... of contemporary African music and conversation.

Shakespeare is alive and well in China

The Independent 21 Jan 2022
Since most of his works were commissioned or based on classic works, Tian decided to write an original, which turned out to be a three-hour-long epic exploring the life of Shakespeare ... “Shakespeare remains the most contemporary writer of our times ... All of the four actors played the role of Will at his different stages of life.

All set for Love is 30 in February!

Ghana Web 21 Jan 2022
The event, which is a faith-focused event, was designed to encourage love and romance among singles and couples ... The event is under the theme ... Dynamic vocalist Yine Win brings the swing, energy and expresses the West African Folk traditions and contemporary Afro-Pop authentic African life and culture ... .

Dvora Hacohen, Joshua Cohen, Dara Horn win big at the 2021 National Jewish Book Awards

Cleveland Jewish News 20 Jan 2022
The Life of Henrietta Szold, Founder of Hadassah,” which includes a forward by Ruth Bader Ginsburg, also was named best biography ... Reports From a Haunted Present,” an exploration of antisemitism and vanished Jewish communities, won in the “Contemporary Jewish Life and Practice” category, while David’s cookbook “Bene Appétit.

Sea views among the trees in Mount Merrion for €1.6m

The Irish Times 20 Jan 2022
 . The locale has its own supermarket, shops, thriving neighbourhood restaurants, schools and even a bar ...   ... Many of these have been aggrandised and modernised to suit the needs of contemporary family life. Hallway Dining room Living room Kitchen Bedroom ... The installation of a lift would help future-proof the property for later life stages ... .

People, Places and Things

The Birmingham Times 20 Jan 2022
with DJ Ace Twon (95.7 JAMZ) in the mix hosted by Audio Life and GMC Promo ... The winner of six 2017 Tony Awards (including Best Musical) and the 2018 Grammy Award for Best musical Theater Album, DEAR EVAN HANSEN is the deeply personal and profoundly contemporary musical about life and the way we live it.

The flickering landscapes of Alessandro Magnasco

New Statesman 19 Jan 2022
The only near contemporary source we have about the life of Alessandro Magnasco (1667-1749) is a book of brief biographies written by a minor painter named Carlo Giuseppe Ratti about the painters, sculptors and architects of Genoa ... Magnasco was not the only contemporary painter to ...

Intangible Cultural Heritage Traditions to Celebrate Around the Globe

Newsweek 19 Jan 2022
... how traditional ways of life interact with the contemporary world.

Mapping fictions: the complicated relationship between authors and literary maps

The Guardian 19 Jan 2022
... to the Center of the Earth (not Jules Verne’s version but rather a 1741 book written by Norwegian writer Ludvig Holberg), continuing up to the contemporary era with mappings of Octavia Butler’s life and works and artist David Lilburn’s 2006 mapping of James Joyce’s Ulysses.

Ace Atkins bids Robert B. Parker’s Spenser farewell

The Columbus Telegram 19 Jan 2022
The only thing I was directed to do by estate, that they felt very sure about, was that the stories should remain contemporary ... He was a detective who was not just tough but had some intelligence, some thoughtfulness, who had an idea of fairness, could listen to other people from other ways of life.

How a Florida condo couple inspired a big-screen film and historic ‘Taxi’ reunion

Finger Lakes Times 19 Jan 2022
Fela, less fluent in English, still seems particularly estranged from contemporary life ... But he did wonder if stories about his father — an affable, heavily-accented retired Brooklyn plumber negotiating life in the digital age — might have broader comedic appeal.

What Plato Would Have Thought About Licorice Pizza

The Atlantic 19 Jan 2022
He was skeptical of our capacity to distinguish between what’s real and what’s imagined, and likewise of our capacity to draw positive and productive insights for life and action from what we watch ... If they’re expressing nostalgia for the period of their life when they first saw Sixteen Candles or heard those songs, that strikes me as more benign.

The Criterion Collection Details April 2022 Releases

Coming Soon 19 Jan 2022
... “a brilliant New York jazz veteran whose music aches with beauty but whose personal life is ravaged by addiction ... From these intimate stories emerges a vivid snapshot of life in contemporary Lagos, whose social fabric is captured in all its vibrancy and complexity.”.

Damac expands Paramount Hotel chain with new UAE property

Gulf Daily News 18 Jan 2022
Offering timeless Hollywood elegance and a cinematic guest experience, the hotel brings to life the contemporary Californian magic with its sophisticated design, upscale dining experiences and celebrity spa and fitness centre ... "Designed for high-life lovers emulating the ...