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Article ID: 708265

UW-Milwaukee poet blends Spanish, English

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Cárdenas was among those honored with an Outstanding Woman of Color award by the University of Wisconsin System.

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18-Feb-2019 5:05 PM EST

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    16-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST

Article ID: 707937

How Do We Conserve and Restore Computer-Based Art in a Changing Technological Environment?

New York University

Just as conservators have developed methods to protect traditional artworks, computer scientists, in collaboration with time-based media conservators, have created means to safeguard computer- or time-based art by following the same preservation principles.

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12-Feb-2019 8:05 AM EST

Arts and Humanities

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Article ID: 707851

Three UC San Diego Playwrights to Receive World Premieres at Prestigious Humana New Play Festival

University of California San Diego

Three new works selected for this year’s prestigious Humana Festival of New American Plays were written by University of California San Diego playwrights, marking the first time three UC San Diego MFA students and alumni have had their work featured simultaneously.

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11-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST

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    6-Feb-2019 2:00 PM EST

Article ID: 707446

When a Generation Loves a Previous Musical Era: Millennials’ Recognition of 1960s-1990s Songs is Notable

New York University

Millennials’ recognition of songs from the 1960s through the 1990s is relatively stable over this 40-year period, a team of researchers has found. By contrast, their recognition of musical hits from 2000 to 2015, while higher overall than the previous era, diminishes rapidly over time.

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4-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST

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Article ID: 707637

Iowa State students come together to study the Beatles

Iowa State University

Jennifer Leptien translated her lifelong passion for the Beatles into a learning opportunity for Iowa State University students. Each spring, students enroll in Leptien and Jason Chrystal’s one-credit honors seminar for a deep-dive into Beatlemania. Over spring break, they’ll travel to Liverpool and London to see where the Fab Four got their start.

Released:
6-Feb-2019 11:00 AM EST

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Article ID: 707609

UNH Research Pulls Back the Veil on Historical Portrayal of Downton Abbey

University of New Hampshire

Ask any “Downton Abbey” fan about the wildly popular historical television drama and they will wistfully reminisce about being whisked away to a more gentile and elegant time in post-Edwardian England. With a majestic castle as the backdrop and actors adorned in lavish costumes, audiences were immersed into life as it was in the early 1900’s. Or, were they? A historian at the University of New Hampshire takes a closer look at the beloved show to reveal that it may have been preserving history not as it actually was but as fans believe it ought to have been.

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6-Feb-2019 9:00 AM EST

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    5-Feb-2019 10:05 AM EST

Article ID: 707527

Stereotyped, Sexualized, and Shut Out: The Plight of Women in Music

USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

The annual report from the Annenberg Inclusion Initiative reveals that little has changed for women in music and explores why that might be the case.

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5-Feb-2019 8:05 AM EST

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Article ID: 707483

Binghamton University history professor receives prestigious Lincoln Prize nomination

Binghamton University, State University of New York

Diane Miller Sommerville, associate professor of history at Binghamton University, is a finalist for the 2019 Gilder Lehrman Lincoln Prize for her latest book: Aberration of Mind: Suicide and Suffering in the Civil War-Era South.

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4-Feb-2019 1:05 PM EST

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Article ID: 707327

UC San Diego Institute of Arts and Humanities Receives California Humanities Grant for Community Conversations

University of California San Diego

The University of California San Diego Institute of Arts and Humanities received a two year, $10,000 Humanities for All Project Grant to support eight public forums that explore how the arts and humanities can inform discussion about important challenges facing citizens today.

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31-Jan-2019 11:05 AM EST

Arts and Humanities

Article ID: 707283

Maestro's techniques

Wiley

Rembrandt van Rijn's paintings are renowned for their masterful representations of light and shadow and a characteristic plasticity generated by a technique called impasto. Now, scientists have analyzed impasto layers in some of Rembrandt's paintings, and the study, which is published in the journal Angewandte Chemie

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30-Jan-2019 1:35 PM EST

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