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02/26/2017 at 13:33. Facebook
Could Natalie Portman win her second Oscar for Jackie tonight? (For more: [ Link ]
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02/26/2017 at 12:33. Facebook
A search for the Eastern roots of the Western Enlightenment.

(via The Atlantic)

How an 18th-Century Philosopher Helped Me Solve My Midlife Crisis
BBC Culture
02/26/2017 at 09:33. Facebook
Stefan Zweig killed himself in despair over Nazism 75 years ago.

The writer who dreamed of a world without borders
BBC Culture
02/26/2017 at 02:10. Facebook
How many of this year's nominees have you seen?

Critics reveal the film they want to win best picture
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yesterday at 18:03. Facebook
"Perhaps it referred to the jasmine perfume that prostitutes in New Orleans’ famed Storyville red light district often wore – jazz music had developed, in part, as the music played in brothels."

The mysterious origins of jazz
BBC Culture
yesterday at 14:28. Facebook
The Academy Awards have always courted controversy.

The 10 biggest Oscar upsets of all time
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yesterday at 13:33. Facebook
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yesterday at 12:30. Facebook
Nüshu is thought to have been created in retaliation of women’s exclusion from education.
(via Atlas Obscura)

Remembering Nüshu, the 19th-Century Chinese Script Only Women Could Write
BBC Culture
yesterday at 09:27. Facebook
Fake news and conspiracy theories are nothing new.

The strange photographs used to ‘prove’ conspiracy theories
BBC Culture
yesterday at 02:11. Facebook
To write brilliantly for children, an author must retain an element of the childlike.

The dark side of Roald Dahl
BBC Culture
02/24/2017 at 19:05. Facebook
Our poll received more than 140,000 votes: will you be proved right on Sunday?

We asked you who should win at the Oscars
BBC Culture
02/24/2017 at 17:53. Facebook
What do you want to have win the Oscars? And why is there such a backlash against La La Land? We’re live in our New York office, and we want to take your questions!

Caryn James of BBC Culture, Alison Willmore of BuzzFeed Entertainment, Angie J. Han of Slashfilm, and Alissa Wilkinson of Vox talk to BBC Culture’s Christian Blauvelt.
BBC Culture
02/24/2017 at 12:25. Facebook
Rarely have silent hands spoken so loudly.

What that Trudeau-Trump handshake moment means
BBC Culture
02/24/2017 at 02:11. Facebook
Every great work of art has a twist.

Seven surprising hidden meanings in art
BBC Culture
02/23/2017 at 20:23. Facebook
The French star could win her first Oscar this weekend. What's your favourite Isabelle Huppert film?
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02/23/2017 at 18:23. Facebook
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02/23/2017 at 15:07. Facebook
We're LIVE from the Martin Scorsese exhibition at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens, New York!

Warning: potential graphic violence and language.
BBC Culture
02/23/2017 at 14:27. Facebook
"Childhood has its ways of seeing, thinking, and feeling."

This is why children need to play
BBC Culture
02/23/2017 at 12:21. Facebook
"It's a poor sort of memory that only works backwards."

Six Alice in Wonderland quotes to remember
BBC Culture
02/23/2017 at 09:49. Facebook
The pull of the red carpet on awards night has almost come to rival the show itself.

The power of the ‘red carpet moment’