How many of you just knew that Birdman was going to sweep the most important awards at the 87th Academy Awards? Although it didn't win much early on in the show, when the showstopping categories were being announced, Alejandro Inarritu's film about ... Firstpost.com, 3 days ago
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You were expelled from school when you were 15 and you're now the author of a transmedia work on the need to reimagine learning. What conclusions can you draw from that, from failing at school? There are two fails: that of the students and that ...Universitat Oberta de Catalunya, 1 week ago
HAIR WE GO AGAIN? I said. The hair issue at Harrison College was an area of much contention back in the early 1970 when the school was an all-boys institution. Then the issue was the Afro hairstyles worn by some of the black boys, a practice that ...Barbados Daily Nation, 1 week ago
When violence and death dominate the headlines, descriptions of the perpetrators and those hurt help us bring a bit of order to tragedy. Whether discussing the deaths of hostages at the hands of ISIS, the murder of three young adults in Chapel Hill, ...Huffington Post, 1 week ago
I hate my hair. Really. It refuses to behave. I try brushing it into submission, but it refuses, springing out from its confinement in hair band and bobby pins. I hate my roommate more. Why is she sick? Now I have to go interview Dr. Christian Black ...Inside Higher Ed, 2 weeks ago
Bad taste or good is not a uniform entity but a malleable force governed by social parameters Vikram Johri February 6, 2015 Last Updated at 14:27 IST Sometimes, choices in creative consumption defy easy categorisation. Some cultural products ...Business Standard India, 3 weeks ago
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Yesterday, global internet company Buzzfeed was handed its own viral arse on a plate prepared by local top-down media. Now, if youre a grown-up, you might not care that the publisher of omg wtf failed in its attempts to influence a radio music poll.Crikey Media, 1 month ago
by David Cherry and Ramasimong Phillip Tsokolibane  Jan. 10—South Africa is being rocked by destabilization. The leading edge of the operation is the recent call of the Metalworkers Union (NUMSA)—the largest in the country—for regime change.Executive Intelligence Review, 1 month ago
T his year I marked my 25th year of teaching by losing my campus office. Not literally, of course: The room is where it has always been. But the door has shed my children's drawings and fading New Yorker cartoons (some having aged better than ...Chronicle of Higher Education, 1 month ago
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