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Articles with keyword "popular culture"

James Leve

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Impertinent Questions with James Leve

On the composers of Cabaret and Chicago.

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Simple Things

Oregon Humanities magazine’s summer ’09 issue provokes much thought on the matter of things, possessions, or, as the editors call it, “stuff.” The issue is stuffed with stuff on stuff, includ

Laura Claridge, author of Emily Post: Daughter of the Gilded Age

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Impertinent Questions with Laura Claridge

On the private life of Emily Post.

Tennessee Williams, c. 1940

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Tennessee’s Homecoming

Tennessee Williams haunts New Orleans.

My Way, quilt, 1971 by Nell Hall Williams, 83” x 73”

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The Art of Survival

Quilts travel from Gee's Bend.

Cover of Madman Atomic Comics No. 7, 2007

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Comics and the Classical Tradition

Comics are taken seriously in Washington state.

Mark Twain, on a round-the-world trip

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Mark Twain in Music

A new music CD about Mark Twain is released in Missouri.

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The Gorey Details

Goreyphiles flock to Hawai'i for an exhibit of his dark-humored work.

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Mon Dieu!

“The issue of keeping the French language alive in Louisiana,” says Dana Kress, a professor at Centenary College in Shreveport, “is always accompanied with great wailing, much pulling of hair, and fev

Fishbone front man Angelo Moore on stage with Chris Dowd, Kendall Jones, and Nor

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A Fish Story

California finds its own history in a documentary about the punk/funk/ska band Fishbone.