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Arts Playlist: 13 Songs to Get You Through Spring Semester

To help you make it through the rest of the semester, I've compiled this playlist.

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This Year in Pop Culture: 1998

The year 1998 was characterized by TV shows, fantasy books, and animated films that are now considered classics.

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NDT 2 Explores the Tragedy and Comedy of Being Human

The Nederlands Dans Theater (NDT) 2, one of the world’s most celebrated contemporary dance companies, arrived at the Boch Center in Boston for two performances on Jan. 26 and 27.


Wim Wenders’ Lectures Explore the Poetic Power of Cinema

The German filmmaker, who is considered to be one of the most influential figures in New German Cinema, arrived to Sanders Theater in Cambridge to give two lectures on April 2 and 9.

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5 Books You Should Read This Summer

If you haven’t heard about “A Higher Loyalty,” you probably don’t live in the United States.

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Five Israeli Filmmakers You Should Know

Talya Lavie is the youngest and the least experienced filmmaker on this list, but that doesn’t mean she is the least interesting.

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‘1985’: Important, But Too Familiar

Even the plot’s twists and turns are, for the most part, either predictable or just not compelling enough.

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Alvin Ailey Celebrates 60th Anniversary with Faith and Vigor

The audience members stood on their feet, exuberantly chanting the religious refrain “Rocka My Soul in the Bosom of Abraham” and dancing from side to side. On stage, members of the critically acclaimed Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater company finished their final dance and waved goodbye with a smile.

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Agnès Varda’s Norton Lecture Tests the Boundaries of Genre

Varda finally appeared—but on the screen and out of focus, half-hidden by her cat

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5 Upcoming TV Shows to Get Excited About

The glut of new shows that January and February bring each year has passed, but that doesn’t mean there aren’t still new shows being released.

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Portrait of an Artist: Clyde Petersen

What is it like to grow up transgender with a schizophrenic single mother?