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Articles with keyword "New York"

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Arguing the World

A new film traces the lives of four controversial thinkers who believe that ideas can change the world.

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A New Awareness in New York

New York's David Cronin works to teach global understanding.

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The Unconventional Willa Cather

After conquering the world of New York publishing, an ambitious writer returns to her Nebraska roots to find inspiration.

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A Perfect Fit

How the New York garment industry helped shape American society.

James Agee portrait, standing in a window.

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Let Us Now Praise James Agee

The journalist who pioneered serious film criticism showed a cinematic touch in all of his writing.

Five Points intersection painted by George Catlin in 1827

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Impertinent Questions with Carla L. Peterson

On Manhattan's nineteenth-century African-American community

Helen Clay Frick standing, wearing black trench coat, in Belgium.

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All the Art

The records division at the Frick continues working toward the great goal of its founder.

Book jacket for "Apocryphal Lorca: Translation, Parody, Kitsch"

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Lorca, American Style

In spite of generations of poets and translators' efforts to categorize Federico García Lorca, his talent remains untamed.

Parlor at Mount Vernon Hotel

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When Rural Ruled Uptown

Manhattan harbors hotel gem from the 1820s.