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Ifé-Ilé Afro-Cuban Dance Festival Returns to Miami
10 months ago by Artburst Miami
"I've got one foot in Miami and one foot in the Caribbean," says Neri Torres, the founder and director of the Ifé-Ilé Dance Company, which will host its 16th annual Ifé-Ilé Afro-Cuban Dance Festival from ...
Send in Your Miami Stories for the Big Read Tumblr Project
1 year ago by Hannah Sentenac
When it comes to bibliophilia, these aren't the glory days of Reading Rainbow (we miss you, Levar!). With attention spans shortening, libraries closing, and book publishers going broke, any chance to promote tomes lengthier than 140...
The Missing Picture: Surviving the Khmer Rouge, With Puppets
1 year ago by Stephanie Zacharek
A friend of mine, who's in his fifties, is getting an MFA in nonfiction writing. Many of the other students in his program are in their twenties, and most have no interest in writing any kind of nonfiction other than memoir. Everyon...
The Pinup Speaks in Bettie Page Reveals All
2 years ago by Stephanie Zacharek
The big problem with pinup queen Bettie Page — maybe the only problem — is that her image inspires so many easy bromides about how she made sex seem fun and playful and how she's a great role model for modern women who w...