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yesterday at 20:00. Facebook
“The idea of boarding school always felt glamorous to me.” (via Vanity Fair)
“The idea of boarding school always felt glamorous to me” via Vanity Fair

Sofia Coppola on the Dream Project She Didn't See Coming

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Ruth Lundström
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
yesterday at 13:00. Facebook
"Seaside culture is somewhere where the everyday rules of behaviour are put on hold."
"Seaside culture is somewhere where the everyday rules of behaviour are put on hold"

The dark side of the British seaside

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Bartosz Lewandowski
Irina Urmina
Mo Morris
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
yesterday at 11:00. Facebook
Apparently he was a big cat person! (via All That Is Interesting)
Apparently he was a big cat person via All That Is Interesting

21 Reasons Edgar Allan Poe's Life Was Stranger Than Fiction

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Titus Belgard
Katheryn Arnold
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
yesterday at 01:09. Facebook
Visual splendor, infectious party scenes, sparkling wit, poignant asides and laugh-out-loud satire all in one film. (via The Atlantic)
Visual splendor infectious party scenes sparkling wit poignant asides and laugho

The Film That’s Missing From the ‘Century’s Greatest’ Lists

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Ita Brennan
Cris Campos Jr.
Aldo Iturrios
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/26/2017 at 18:00. Facebook
Do you know these amazing facts about Harry Potter? ✨ #HarryPotter20

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Edith Skube
Lucie Machova
Ian Miles
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/26/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Hate-watchers are often those that continue to watch a show they once loved, "and like a lover clinging to better times, can’t stop trying to figure out what went so wrong."
Hatewatchers are often those that continue to watch a show they once

The joy of hate-watching

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Melissa Black
Carolyn Cull
Michael Gaudette
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/26/2017 at 11:00. Facebook
Nicholas Flamel was a real person!? #HarryPotter20
Nicholas Flamel was a real person HarryPotter20

The myths and folktales behind Harry Potter

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Alexandra Melkonian
Darragh Ó Conchobhair
Josje Boiten
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/25/2017 at 14:13. Facebook
Elizabeth Strout's new novel has been described as "a masterclass in class".
Elizabeth Strout's new novel has been described as "a masterclass in class"

Why we are wrong about class in the US

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Marcela Andre Andre
Yves Jean-charles Stl Bustàmant
Yves Jean-charles Stl Bustàmant
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/25/2017 at 01:09. Facebook
"Watching The Big Sick is like fondly reconnecting with an old friend you didn’t know you missed." (via The Atlantic)
Watching The Big Sick is like fondly reconnecting with an old friend

'The Big Sick' Is the Best Romantic Comedy in Years

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Lorna Sinclair
Sheila Malcolmson
Rahul Nemo Sarkar
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/24/2017 at 17:00. Facebook
“To survive, you build” – Anselm Kiefer
“To survive you build” – Anselm Kiefer

‘The moment when things can start again’

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Gina Goldstone
Pamela Hales
Kate Cole
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/24/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Author Elizabeth Strout talks to George Alagiah at The Hay Festival about why discussions of class are more important than ever in Donald Trump's America.
Ale Ce Ce
Barbara Cherem
Rosita Sipirok-Siregar
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/24/2017 at 01:09. Facebook
Even after four hours, The Putin Interviews leaves as many questions as answers. (via Quartz)
Even after four hours The Putin Interviews leaves as many questions as answers via Quartz

Oliver Stone's The Putin Interviews reveal a cynical, brooding, and oddly optimistic leader

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Andre Buitendag
Rinaldo De Lucca
Mark Shirreff Matthews
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/23/2017 at 17:05. Facebook
“Nowhere do we come closer, involuntarily, to our neighbour than in the underground,” writes Christian Schüle. “The underground is a conspiratorial venue for human excesses: the enforced compression of anxiety, sorrow, pain, madness and fury.”
Nowhere do we come closer involuntarily to our neighbour than in the

Striking photos show the reality of the Tokyo commute

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Virginia Kouyoumdjian
Sarah Clarkson'bell
Dennis Keever
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/22/2017 at 23:00. Facebook
You can thank the Italian writers Dante Alighieri and Petrarch for gifting us with this language. (via BBC Travel)
You can thank the Italian writers Dante Alighieri and Petrarch for gifting

How did Italian become the language of love?

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Domenico D'Ambrosio
Anita Zampichelli
Francesca Vischioni
BBC Culture
BBC Culture
06/22/2017 at 00:08. Facebook
A fine blend of myth and history that reads like a fast-paced airport thriller. (via BBC India)
A fine blend of myth and history that reads like a fastpaced

Amish Tripathi: 'India's Tolkien' of Hindu mythology - BBC News

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Ankit Cristy
Ramya Emandi
Progyadityo Chatterjee
In Victorian England, a collection of 11th-Century Persian verses celebrating hedonism sparked a craze – giving its writer a cult following.
In Victorian England a collection of 11thCentury Persian verses celebrating hedo

What it really means to ‘seize the day’

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Alice Thornton
Eleanor Watkins
Sylvia Hargreaves
In the early 1990s, a nascent culture coalesced around electronic dance music and their concerts. (via All That Is Interesting)
In the early 1990s a nascent culture coalesced around electronic dance music

29 Raw Images Of The 1990s Rave Scene At Its Zenith

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Markus Lochmann
Kelly Fiddes
Stephanie Hooke
Google has built a searchable archive of 3,000 years of world fashion. (via Quartz)
Google has built a searchable archive of 3000 years of world fashion via Quartz

Google has built a stunning, searchable archive of 3,000 years of world fashion

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Roslyn Pall
Mario C. Pinheiro Machado Hamberger
Visnja Krstic
Irish writer Sebastian Barry talks to Rebecca Jones about the genesis of his latest novel, Days Without End at The Hay Festival.
Beautiful photographs of a time gone by. (via Vanity Fair)
Beautiful photographs of a time gone by via Vanity Fair

Old Hollywood Takes a Trip to the Beach

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Vandan Patel
Peter Urey
Jutta Schäfer