“If a woman could have a baby boy, she was powerful because they were all trying to populate New France. And that’s what women are sent over on boats for - to populate New France. But my character is older. She can’t have a baby. So what is that journey like? What is that journey like for an older woman in a community who can’t be valuable because she [can’t] have a baby? Where does her value lie?” … [Read more...] about Marcia Gay Harden reveals the surprising challenge she faced filming ‘Barkskins’: ‘It’s a lot to deal with’
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It is the classic story of a bright young thing heading off to the city. But such clichés go against the narrative that has emerged as the pandemic ravages New York. People have lost their jobs, or realized that they can do them from a place that’s not their sweltering walk-up. News stories and anecdotes alike point to the fact that the city is hemorrhaging residents. … [Read more...] about Not Everyone Is Fleeing New York City. These People Can’t Wait to Move In.
There are a lot of things to look forward to during the summer months — self-proclaimed rosé tastings, splurges on delicious vacations, and playing a game of invisibility on summer Fridays (I was there for half a day, I swear!) — but the season brings no greater joy than the promise of setting up shop in the sun and diving into a good book. This vacation season, there is no shortage of options to choose from. From the best of the spring to the highly anticipated releases of the summer, here are the books you shouldn’t leave home without when you head to your hammock by the pool or towel at the beach or wherever you plan to make your relaxing escape this season. … [Read more...] about The Best Summer Beach Reads of 2018
Even without a lawsuit, the Krassenstein family has managed to make it back onto Twitter through the simplest of acts. Brian’s wife Heidi set up the account @HKrassenstein, which has amassed more than 50,000 followers. Her tweets tend towards the retweet-friendly Krassenstein family style, a bit of political flair and liberal tude, such as the one on Friday praising singer Taylor Swift for opening up a “can of whoop-ass” on the president. … [Read more...] about America’s Most Infamous Resistance Bros Want Back In
The video includes messages of congratulations from the likes of National Baseball Hall of Famer Cal Ripken Jr., Gov. Larry Hogan, TU Provost Melanie Perreault and President Kim Schatzel. It also includes a series of alumni, including Amy Schumer '03 and Baltimore newscasters Bob Turk '69 and Patrice Saunders '95, among others. Graduate Student Association President Mia Williams delivers a message on behalf of graduating students. … [Read more...] about How Towson University Has Been Celebrating Its Graduates