News: Arts

‘Normal People’ Is A Love Story To Cherish
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Linda Holmes | April 29, 2020
The Hulu adaptation of Sally Rooney's novel is gently romantic, wise and sometimes sad, and made with the care that an adaptation of a beloved book deserves.
Cellist Lynn Harrell Has Died, Age 76
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Anastasia Tsioulcas | April 28, 2020
The Grammy-winning American cellist had a wide-ranging career that spanned Bach to new music written by Augusta Read Thomas. His colleagues also treasured him as a generous musical collaborator.
‘How To Feed A Dictator’ Spills The Beans On 5 Strongmen
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Lulu Garcia-Navarro | April 26, 2020
For his new book, Witold Szablowski tracked down the chefs who fed autocrats like Pol Pot, Enver Hoxha and Idi Amin. He says the book isn't just about food, but about how dictatorships rise and grow.