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Katherine Ashton

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A Chance In A Million

B ACK IN the thirties, when people sang their way through the Great Depression, and an aspiring actress could get

Someone Else's Nightmare

M ALFI DOESN't EXIST in this production of The Duchess of Malfi. The turgid program note warns that Webster's seventeenth-century

Idyllic Innocence

A DOLESCENT REBELLION and alcoholism attack family life in the plays of Eugene O'Neill. In his tragedies, they triumph and

Royal Charms

C HARLES II OF ENGLAND wasn't good-looking, but Antonia Fraser makes him very attractive. It's not a difficult task. In

The Oval
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Seeing Red: Stanford v. Harvard

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Dead Letter: The Aesthetics of Horror

Election Strategy
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Where Did All The Ideas Go?

Free Time
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In Search of Lost Time