Eight years after the atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima at exactly 8.15am on August 6, 1945, Australia's first contribution to the nuclear arms race, the Rum Jungle mine south of Darwin, started producing uranium. The mineral was for British ... Sydney Morning Herald, 2 months ago
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Comment: Hiroshima mon amour Over the years, I have met dozens of World War II veterans who shake my hand and tell me that if my grandfather hadn't ordered the use of atomic bombs against Japan, they would likely have died in an invasion of the ...Canberra Times, 1 month ago Child of Hiroshima sparks journey to peace WA Today, 1 month ago Child survivor of Hiroshima bombing sparks journey to Japan WA Today, 1 month ago
elin o'Hara slavick excerpts from a blog written in the third person, made while in residence in Hiroshima, summer, 2008 and then again in 2011. You can see the entire blog here. It is reprinted here with generous permission of The Volta ...Japan Focus, 1 month ago
Robert Tanitch review La Musica at The Young Vic/The Maria Of The Young Vic's three theatres, The Maria is the smallest space and ideal for an intimate 70-minute drama by Marguerite Duras (1914-1996), who is perhaps best remembered for her ...Mature Times, 9 hours ago
A still from Akira Kurosawa's 'Seven Samurai' (1954), one of the more than 900 Criterion Collection movies available to stream on Hulu now. (Photo : Columbia Pictures) One of the best-kept secrets in streaming is Hulu's assortment of Criterion ...Tech Times, 3 weeks ago
Imagine Die Hard as told from the point of view of one of the terrified office workers huddled under her desk while angry Germans hold Nakatomi Plaza hostage. That fundamental shift of perspective, which redirects the audience's focus from a gung-ho ...Variety, 1 month ago
As the title heroine in this year's Salzburg Festival performances of Bellini's Norma, Cecilia Bartoli was nothing short of sensational, delivering a vocally astonishing characterization that made every phrase seem like a discovery.
In Review > International SALZBURG Salzburg Festival 8/8/15 Rebeca Olvera (Adalgisa) and Cecilia Bartoli (Norma) in Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier's production of Bellini's opera at the Salzburg Festival Hans Jörg ...Opera News Online, 1 month ago
For Marco Anfossi , travel is a mindset, a commitment to exploring wherever you are with the open eyes and curious heart of a dreamer, even if ithappens to be the place where you were born. It helps when your hometown is as fascinating as his: ...National Geographic, 1 month ago
Living in the shadow of my grandfather Harry Truman's World War II decision to drop atomic bombs on Japan
What Nagasaki looked like before and after the atomic bomb Survivors determined to tell horrors of nuclear bombing that is part of Japanese psyche Comment: Hiroshima mon amour New research shows thousands of survivors treated every year What if the ...Melbourne Age, 1 month ago
Welcome back to 2015: Part Deux as the summer season continues with more CGI shenanigans for those of you who, for some reason, haven't fallen victim to the epidemic of superhero fatigue currently sweeping popcorn munchers the world over. This ...Copenhagen Post, 1 month ago
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