BRAIN FOOD

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MUSIC Beyoncé, Black Mamahood & Affirmation Bette Midler live in Cleveland 1976 My Brightest Diamond | This is My Hand WORDS Rebecca Solnit on Virginia Woolf’s darkness AWP: (might as well) give the books away We know what works in teaching composition WHAT DO WE KNOW Iceland knows how to stop teen substance abuse The […]

GET SMARTER

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LOOK Amazing and gorgeous data visualizations of the 19th century The Green Book, a black motorist’s guide for surviving and thriving on road trips across America during the first half of the 20th century WATCH Trophy Homes on Martha’s Vineyard Animated short: The Selkie Bride The Hitch-hiker, the first film noir by a woman director […]

Monday Whoa

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Short mailing today. Some Mondays are like holding your breath and diving into the chaos. Today is such a day.  —LJ UNIQUE NEW YORK The hidden entrance in the Astor Place subway station and the New York City Shakespeare riots of 1849 Peg Leg Pete and the Haunting of St. Mark’s Cathedral The New York City […]