Poets, Philosophers, Lovers: On the Writings of Giannina Braschi — Giannina Braschi

“At long last! Aldama and O’Dwyer have brought together a lineup of talent to match the vivacious audacity of Giannina Braschi. Admirers of Braschi will feast on every sumptuous page of this book, and they’ll return to her lush storyworlds with renewed vigor. Poets, Philosophers, Lovers reveals the challenging necessity of this transformative Latinx author.” Christopher […]

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The Power of Koreanovela Color Palettes in Storytelling — Let it B

In today’s episode of this writer’s unhealthy obsession with everything Korean, we’re going to talk about how the colors used in certain drama scenes almost always tell us the overall tone of the Koreanovela we’re watching. You might have noticed it too, how colors have a huge impact on communicating the story to the audience. […]

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A Timeline of Lady Gaga & Elton John’s Decade-Long Friendship — NewsTodayReader

Before Lady Gaga and Elton John drop their “Sine From Above” duet off the former’s sixth studio album Chromatica this Friday (May 29), their friendship has felt destined from above since the two hit the stage at the 52nd Annual Grammy Awards together. Whether the iconic pop stars are performing across from each other on separate pianos or […]

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Responding to The Danger of A Single Story — Adventures in Authorship

In response to “The Danger of a Single Story,” a Ted Talk by Nigerian novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, I had a couple of thoughts about how this impacted me. I have seen this video many times, but each time I am able to get something different out of it. Before reading this, I highly reccommend […]

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