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Coogler channels African history into Marvel’s Black Panther
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Coogler channels African history into Marvel’s Black Panther

The temporary rumblings of cultural revolution were visible during Beyoncé’s performance of “Formation” at the 2016 Super Bowl. However, the subtle cultural renaissance that took place during the premiere of Marvel’s blockbuster film Black Panther introduced a transformation of the mind that will continue to linger on. The writer Julius Lester stated in an Ebony…

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Lamar links past themes to Black Panther album

The latest Marvel movie, Black Panther, features the quote “In times of crisis, the wise build bridges, while the foolish build barriers.” It is unsurprising, with language like this, that Black Panther: The Album — a collection of music based on and inspired by the Marvel film — would fit as well as it does…

BPAC welcomes immersive conversations with golden portal
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BPAC welcomes immersive conversations with golden portal

It is rare that one gets to experience heartfelt conversations with strangers who live hundreds of miles away in various countries. But with the Baruch_Portal, that rare scenario has been made possible. Baruch_Portal is an extension of the show produced by the Baruch Performing Arts Center, Arden/Everywhere: The As You Like It Project, which is…

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Law & Order franchise condenses story of Menendez brothers

The infamous Menendez brothers made headlines in 1989 when their wealthy parents, Jose and Kitty Menendez, were found dead in their Beverly Hills mansion.  The incident led detectives to suspect the brothers, Lyle and Erik Menendez, of the murder. The motive for the killings was said to be the inheritance of millions of dollars upon…

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Fifth Harmony returns with new album and confident sound

Despite former member Camila Cabello’s departure in December 2016, Fifth Harmony, an X-Factor established group, has made its comeback. Instead of breaking apart, the group repositioned its roles to remain persistent in the upper echelon of girl groups. Critics claim that the group shows its capability to bounce back with its newest album, Fifth Harmony….

Broadway shows offer cheap tickets
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Broadway shows offer cheap tickets

It is no secret that Broadway tickets are expensive. Ever since Hamilton revolutionized theater, the prices have only been soaring. This discourages many people from going and seeing shows, which is extremely unfortunate, because New York is a rare place where people can enjoy a huge variety of high-quality theater. But seeing Broadway shows does…

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