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Debunking the Hoaxocaust

Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
by on Playing Around

“When we make the holocaust our justification for everything we do, because we think it’s inarguable, we actually make it the one thing we give

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Deliver Us From Evil: True Crime Exorcism

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
by on Playing Around

“I’ve seen a lot of horrible things in my work…but nothing that can’t be explained by human nature.” “Then you haven’t seen true evil.” So

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We Are Proud to Present…Is the Play the Thing?!?

Monday, February 17th, 2014
by on Playing Around

We are Proud to Present a Presentation About the Herero of Namibia, Formerly Known as South-West Africa, From the German Sudwestafrika, Between the Years 1884-1915.

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Judith Sloan

Woman Around Town: The Mercurial Judith Sloan

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013
by on Woman Around Town

Judith Sloan is an amalgam of artist, teacher, human rights activist, oral historian, producer, and hairdresser. Talking with her is like sharing the room with

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The National Archives: A Perfect Setting
For Brad Meltzer’s Presidential Thrillers

Thursday, March 7th, 2013
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“There are stories no one knows. Hidden stories. I love those stories. And since I work at the National Archives, I find those stories for

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Sendak and Thing

Goodbye, Maurice

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012
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A great light has gone out. Maurice Sendak passed away at the age of 83, reportedly from complications following a stroke at his residence in

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Prague—Beauty and Romance on the Vltava River

Monday, August 2nd, 2010
by on Living Around

When I told people I was moving to Germany, one thing stuck with me: “You have to visit Prague. It is the most beautiful city

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Woman Around Town: Kati Marton—Her Own Person

Sunday, February 14th, 2010
by on Woman Around Town

Sitting in the warm, wood-paneled living room of Kati Marton’s apartment overlooking Central Park, it’s hard to imagine the fascinating and, at times, courageous journey

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