BREAKING: ARTES MUNDI partners with BAGRI FOUNDATION to present the 10th and 11th editions of the UK’s biggest international art prize + exhibition

Installation view: Artes Mundi 9 (2021). Foreground: Firelei Báez; background: Prabhakar Pachpute at Amgueddfa Genedlaethol Caerdydd – National Museum Cardiff. Photography: Stuart Whipps. It has been announced that the Bagri Foundation will be the presenting partner of Artes Mundi 10 (2023) and Artes Mundi 11 (2025). This collaboration will be …

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Health officials call anti-vaxx literature ‘bogus’ | Colombia County

HUDSON – Local health officials are denouncing a recent COVID direct mail. A letter sent to more than 33,000 households in Columbia County draws the attention of local health authorities to its claim about COVID-19 vaccinations for children. The flyer encourages residents to visit the DoWeNeedThis website. The site is …

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Prices are “stuffed” with low yields and a strong pull for Thanksgiving – Produce Blue Book

You might have things to thank this year, but fresh food buyers find it hard to count their blessings. Limited supply, marginal quality and high prices plague all aspects of the fresh produce industry. Of course, the average producer needs price increases to compensate for lower yields and rising costs …

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White verse: the power of erasure poetry | Poetry

Wwartime, language game, act of restorative justice, conversation – erasure poetry can play all of these roles and more. A branch of rediscovered poetry, erasure poetry starts from an existing document, erasing parts to leave a new, finer text. While this type of worm is experiencing a resurgence in popularity …

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Egyptian editions help Arab writers reach new readers

Tanmia began publishing books by foreign authors to Egypt in 2016, he said, “after realizing readers’ thirst for Arab works which have won major literary prizes.” Lotfy began in this regard with the novel “Destinies: Holocaust and Nakba ConcertoBy Palestinian writer Rabai Al-Madhoun after winning the International Prize for Arab …

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Things to do in DC, November 8-10

Illustration by Melissa Santoyo. Hey everybody! We have a musical tribute to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a documentary on the 1991 Mount Pleasant disturbance, and a talk with Senator Elizabeth Warren. In the final tribute to Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg, singers from the Washington National Opera perform songs of justice, …

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