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Slate’s Use of Your Data. Why Orange Is the New Black deserves even more respect than it already gets. Les 17 meilleurs livres du monde, selon Ernest Hemingway. En février 1935, Ernest Hemingway parle littérature au magazine américain Esquire. Dans cet article intitulé Remembering Shooting-Flying: A Key West Letter, l’auteur livre une liste de 17 chefs-d’œuvres qu’il préfererait « relire pour la première fois (…) que d’avoir un revenu fixe d’un million de dollars par an. » Voici la fameuse liste de ces livres – où se cotoient beaucoup de russes, et quelques français - qui pour Hemingway, valaient plus que des millions : - Anna Karenine de Léon Tolstoï - Far Away and Long Ago - A History of My Early Life de William H. C'est à 40 ans que j'ai réalisé que vieillir était la plus belle chose qui puisse m'arriver. Georgia O’Keeffe’s Vision. Eradicating pupil illiteracy in Scotland | Education.

It is mid-morning at St Mary's primary school in Alexandria, a bleak, post-industrial town north-west of Glasgow that often features on Scotland's list of areas of multiple deprivation. In Margaret Mooney's primary 1 class, 20 five-year-olds have gathered on the floor at the teacher's feet, pretending to be trains.

"Ch, ch, ch, ch, ch," they intone, small arms circling wildly like the wheels of a locomotive. Mooney turns the page of a giant, colourful book. "This is the one where you are allowed to be cheeky to the teacher," she says, pointing to the letters "th". "What sound do they make? " They are too young to know it, but the children in Mooney's class are part of a remarkable experiment, one that has proved so successful that it is being held up as a model for education authorities across the world and has caught the eye of Britain's new prime minister.

When he approached the council with his proposal, he was not sure what response he would get. The approach was two-pronged. How Ryan Murphy Became the Most Powerful Man in TV. Ryan Murphy hates the word “camp.” He sees it as a lazy catchall that gets thrown at gay artists in order to marginalize their ambitions, to frame their work as niche. “I don’t think that when John Waters made ‘Female Trouble’ that he was, like, ‘I want to make a camp piece,’ ” Murphy told me last May, as we sat in a production tent in South Beach, Florida, where he was directing the pilot of “American Crime Story: The Assassination of Gianni Versace,” a nine-episode series for FX. “I think that he was, like, ‘It’s my tone—and my tone is unique.’ ” Murphy prefers a different label: “baroque.”

Between shots, the showrunner—who has overseen a dozen television series in the past two decades—elaborated, with regal authority, on this idea. To Murphy, “camp” describes not irony but something closer to clumsiness, the accident you can’t look away from. The previous day, Murphy had filmed the murder scene. For Fox, he was developing “9-1-1,” a procedural about first responders. Donald Glover Can’t Save You. Donald Glover sat behind the wheel of the Nissan Sentra, his door ajar, and lit a joint. In the scene he’d just finished, for the show “Atlanta,” he’d jammed on the brakes to avoid a wild boar in the road, an apparition that made him wonder just how high he was.

On this crisp October morning, the car was parked beside Gun Club Road in northwest Atlanta, a woodsy region where a few shacks and a cemetery were all that gestured toward urban life. “This isn’t real,” Glover said—his joint was a prop, filled with clover and marshmallow leaves. “But it actually makes me feel kind of high. Smoking in the car like high school.” He passed the joint to his co-star Zazie Beetz, who inhaled companionably as Glover nodded along to the rhythm of the door-alarm beeps.

As they waited for the next scene, Beetz turned the conversation to marriage; she and her boyfriend had been talking about engagement rings. EARN: I want to manage you.ALFRED: Manage? “Whoa,” Beetz said. “But then Kevin Hart comes in!” Hiro Murai Shares ‘This Is America’ Inspiration. “City of God,” “This Is America,” “mother!” Miramax/YouTube/Paramount Hiro Murai is arguably Donald Glover’s most important artistic collaborator. The director has been behind the camera for numerous Childish Gambino music videos and multiple episodes of Glover’s FX series “Atlanta,” but Murai’s crowning achievement thus far might just be “This Is America.”

The music video has earned universal acclaim and over 70 million views since its May 5 premiere. Murai’s Steadicam tracking shots are instrumental to the video’s success. “We worked on music videos together before ‘Atlanta,’ and the way we work on ‘Atlanta’ came from how we worked on music videos, so it was sort of a fluid, intuitive process,” Murai told Variety about his process. Murai revealed his elevator pitch for “This Is America” when asked what his influences were behind the camera: “[I was inspired] by the idea of a dance video that took place in the last 20 minutes of the movie ‘mother!’ Why Cultural Critics of Color Matter. Slaver! Invader! The tour guide who tells the ugly truth about museum portraits | Art and design. Last June, Alice Procter started running free gallery tours. She had answered a call-out from Antiuniversity, a project that helps organise radical educational events, and wanted to try out an idea.

Her plan was to take people through museums, looking at the ways colonialism continues to influence their displays and the aesthetics of art, and examine the role of empire in funding the spaces themselves. She didn’t think they’d be popular – but they sold out. The MA student now does Uncomfortable Art tours at the National Gallery, the National Portrait Gallery, the British Museum, the V&A, the National Maritime Museum and Tate Britain. “My parents took me to museums when I was a kid,” says the 23-year-old, “so I’ve always been very comfortable in art galleries.

Why the empire? The group who have turned up for today’s sold-out tour at Tate Britain are mostly white, mostly female and mostly young, something Procter says is typical. This tour is relatively quiet. He Wanted to Escape His Childhood. Now, It Fuels His Art. La télé-réalité, du divertissement à l'abrutissement. Temps de lecture: 8 min Je ne crois pas au choc des générations. Cette vieille idée, qu’on se répète depuis Socrate, selon laquelle «les jeunes d’aujourd’hui» seraient moins vertueux que ceux d’hier ne m’inspire aucune sympathie.

Il m’arrive pourtant d’être bêtement en colère contre la jeunesse toute entière lorsque je la vois donner trop d’intérêt à ce qui, selon moi, défait son éducation et éteint sa curiosité. Un jour, j’ai distribué à mes élèves le questionnaire de Proust, et des questions comme «Qui sont tes héros dans la vie réelle?» Et «Quelle est ton occupation préférée?» Certains cultivent le rêve de participer aux «Marseillais à Miami», d’autres admirent telle ou telle «star» issue de ce genre d’émissions, et à les voir s’approprier des expressions issues des «Anges de la télé-réalité», je me suis demandé jusqu’où les jeunes pouvaient être influencés par de telles émissions. Instrumentalisée pour transmettre un message Perception des normes Désir de célébrité. The Femivore’s Dilemma. The polish version of black mirror might be the best thing on the internet. Nailed It! Is Netflix's cooking show the perfect anti-Bake Off palate cleanser? | Television & radio.

Nailed It! Is the new Netflix show in which three amateur bakers compete to recreate professional bakes for $10,000 prize money. The twist is that these amateurs are all somewhat lacking in the kitchen department. Think of Nailed It! As Can’t Bake-Off, Won’t Bake-Off and you’re almost there. The US show is inspired by the online trend of cake fails – i.e. those pictures of sad looking sponges or a Buzz Lightyear birthday cake that looks like Picasso picked up the piping tube. Each of the six half-hour episodes is set in Nailed It!’ In the first episode of Nailed It! To keep things interesting Nailed It! There is little learning to be had on Nailed It! Nailed It! Nailed It! … we have a small favour to ask.

I appreciate there not being a paywall: it is more democratic for the media to be available for all and not a commodity to be purchased by a few. If everyone who reads our reporting, who likes it, helps fund it, our future would be much more secure. Les acquis féministes sont-ils irréversibles ?, par Mona Chollet (Le Monde di... Pressions religieuses, obstacles à l’avortement, discriminations face à l’emploi Pour la première fois, en France, une femme pourrait être élue présidente de la République. Mais, pour la plupart des femmes, trente ans après leur conquête du droit au travail et à la maîtrise de leur corps, les menaces et les régressions sont nombreuses. La société continue de leur assigner avant tout le rôle de mère : elles assument l’essentiel de la charge des enfants et subissent une forte réprobation lorsqu’elles avortent. Elles sont en outre plus touchées que les hommes par le chômage et le sous-emploi.

«A 18 ans, j’étais persuadée que l’égalité entre hommes et femmes était acquise, raconte Maud Gelly, jeune médecin et militante du Collectif national pour les droits des femmes (CNDF). L’engagement féministe semble souvent naître ainsi : du constat brutal d’un décalage entre le discours que la société tient sur elle-même et la réalité. Occultation des luttes Taille de l’article complet : 3 538 mots. Jack the Ripper and 7 Other Killers Who Left Notes | Real Crime Blog - A&E.

L'Ifrap d'Agnès Verdier-Molinié : faux institut de recherche et vrai lobby ul... C’est le diablotin qui sort de la boîte médiatique, dès que le mot « dépense publique » apparaît à l’écran. A moins d’éviter soigneusement ce type de programmes, difficile de louper Agnès Verdier-Molinié et ses analyses chiffrées dégainées à chaque fois qu’une réforme sur les retraites ou les fonctionnaires revient au menu d’une émission.

Depuis le début de l’année, la directrice de la Fondation Ifrap est sur les antennes presque un jour sur deux : LCI trois fois, France 5, M6, Canal+, Arte, Europe 1, RTL, RMC, France Inter, Sud Radio, BFM Business, I24news, le service vidéo du Figaro (trois fois)… Sur son site web, l’institution se félicite d’ailleurs de cette aura impressionnante : « En 9 ans, les travaux de la Fondation sont devenus une référence pour les médias. » Mais de quels travaux s'agit-il ? 229 notes, dont seulement 2 rédigées par un chercheur Alors qui, sont-ils ? En 2017, on retrouve seulement 20 signataires pour tous ses travaux. De la "recherche"... pas scientifique. The Okay Place: the psychological value of mediocre TV.

Black woman character actors are popping up on your favorite shows as therapists to white characters (VIDEO). What is “The Dynamic,” Anyway? – The Niche. If you’ve been around The Niche for any amount of time, then you’re at least peripherally aware of The Dynamic. But you probably have questions. What is an Absolute Nightmare? What is a Sweaterboy? How do you know which one you are? How does one distinguish The Dynamic from other, lesser dynamics? All of these questions call for a comprehensive explainer, and I have some free time on my hands for the first time in aeons, so I am going to take it upon myself to now create that explainer. The Dynamic is that thing when you’re with someone, and you love them and they know it, and they love you and you know it, but it’s a party, and you’re both talking to other people, and you’re laughing and shining, and you look across the room and catch each other’s eyes, but not because you’re possessive, or it’s precisely sexual, but because that is your person in this life… It’s this secret world that exists right there in public, unnoticed, that no one else knows about. — Greta Gerwig — Richard Siken.

Lycée Saint-Cyr: une machine à broyer les femmes. C’est une lettre, rédigée avec rage et remplie de rancœur, qui a sonné l’heure de la rébellion au lycée militaire de Saint-Cyr-l’Ecole (Yvelines). Celle de Mathilde (1), 20 ans, élève de deuxième année de classe préparatoire dans l’établissement, envoyée au président Macron, le samedi 2 décembre 2017. Avec ces mots, reflets d’une plaie à vif : «J’avais jusqu’à présent le projet d’intégrer l’Ecole spéciale militaire (ESM) de Saint-Cyr. […] J’ai honte d’avoir voulu aller dans une armée qui n’est pas prête à recevoir des femmes. J’ai appris que porter un vagin ruine une carrière, une vocation, une vie.» Mathilde rêvait d’être officière de l’armée de terre.

Harcèlement moral, intimidations, insultes, humiliations, marginalisation, coups bas : depuis son arrivée, en septembre 2016, Mathilde se sent «persécutée» par un groupe de garçons «prêts à tout» pour la voir abandonner le concours d’entrée à l’ESM (lire encadré). «Réactionnaire» «Youle» «Youlez les grosses» signifie «scalpez les filles». L'héritage colonial de la francophonie. Couverture du cahier scolaire par G. Daschner, vers 1900. Au cours d’un point de presse organisé au musée copte du Caire le 18 avril, François Hollande a déclaré : « La francophonie n’est pas un cadeau simplement de ceux qui parlent français. La francophonie c’est un combat, un combat pour des valeurs, un combat pour la culture, un combat pour la diversité. Nous voulons donc ici, à l’occasion de cette visite d’État, promouvoir la francophonie »1.

Les mots qu’utilise le président ne sont pas sans rappeler la rhétorique qu’employaient les élites françaises du XIXe siècle pour justifier la colonisation. La langue française, la langue d’une nation civilisée pour faire sortir le colonisé de sa barbarie primitive, la langue française comme un don « humanitaire et civilisateur » pour reprendre la formule de Jules Ferry. Définir la langue française comme « cadeau » revient à jeter un voile sur la façon dont elle fut introduite dans bon nombre de ces territoires dits francophones.

Buddhism in America: Before mindfulness was popular, the religion was conside... What Does It Mean to be a Millennial? – The Vector – NJIT's Student Newspaper. “My generation is going to be known for wanting to die and memes.” This Tumblr quote encapsulates, in a rather on-the-nose way, what it seems to mean to be a “Millennial”. But it is possible Millennials truly are not that different from any other generation. According to the National Public Radio (NPR), it is true that people born between 1985 and 2003 (also known as “Millennials”) are marrying later, attending college longer, and facing larger student loans than any generation since the 1950’s. Perhaps this does show a shift in priorities, but it is one that evolved largely out of economic need in today’s age.

Millennial ideology has proven to differ from previous generations as well. But Millennials are not just believed to value different things than the generations before them. The general theory for this originates from a combination of parental coddling and a childhood filled with the first cell phones. Go Ahead, Millennials, Destroy Us. As with all historic tipping points, it seems inevitable in retrospect: Of course it was the young people, the actual victims of the slaughter, who have finally begun to turn the tide against guns in this country. Kids don’t have money and can’t vote, and until now burying a few dozen a year has apparently been a price that lots of Americans were willing to pay to hold onto the props of their pathetic role-playing fantasies.

But they forgot what adults always forget: that our children grow up, and remember everything, and forgive nothing. Those kids have suddenly understood how little their lives were ever worth to the people in power. And they’ll soon begin to realize how efficient and endless are the mechanisms of governance intended to deflect their appeals, exhaust their energy, deplete their passion and defeat them. Like most people in middle age, I regard young people with suspicion. Power is like money: imaginary, entirely dependent upon belief.

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