Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (CPAC) Announces “GIANT LEAP”

To mark the 50-year anniversary of one of the biggest achievements in human history, Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre (CPAC) has announced the full program for “GIANT LEAP,” a multi-arts program of events and exhibitions, kicking off on July 20, 2019.“We’re absolutely thrilled to announce the full line-up of exhibitions and events for our massive moon…

EU commemorates Srebrenica genocide victims

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn + var sbFBAPPID = ‘457641991045477’; In a joint statement on 11 July, the EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini and Commissioner Johannes Hahn expressed support to Bosnia and Herzegovina, on the 24th anniversary of Srebrenica massacre of more than 8.000 Bosniaks during the…

The name is Ambassador. EU Ambassador.

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn + var sbFBAPPID = ‘457641991045477’; It’s very cool to have a great twitter handle. Typically, for the European Commission politicians, and civil servants you would expect to find something that combines ones name with the letters EU. Or maybe just the name. For…

How to Choose a Successful Topic for Your Next Guest Article

You’ve got ideas for a guest blog article, but what if you submit something already covered (embarrassing) or too elementary for the audience (insulting)? Take control of the situation with a systematic approach to develop a fresh idea. Continue reading → The post How to Choose a Successful Topic for Your Next Guest Article appeared…

Savage Feast: Memoir Excerpt

 In 2017, I had the good fortune to be one of several writers featured at a literary reading held in Providence, Rhode Island. One of the other writers was novelist Boris Fishman, whom I met minutes before the event began. He was quiet and I observed as he engaged in low murmured conversations with…

Spinach and Arugula Risotto

This spinach and arugula risotto, is creamy and rich yet still with some measure of healthfulness given its abundance of greens. Straight from Rome. Adapted from Lora Zarubin | I Am Almost Always Hungry | Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2003 On my first visit to Rome, I stumbled across a small trattoria near Campo De…

Kumail Nanjiani surprises Dave Bautista with a super adorable gift

Since they worked together on the action comedy Stuber, Kumail Nanjiani and Dave Bautista have become pretty good friends. Such good friends, in fact, that they even buy each other gifts now. In the clip above from Jimmy Kimmel Live!, Nanjiani presents his co-star with a surprise lunchbox (Bautista collects them) filled with gluten-free snacks…

Six of the best choral arrangements of spirituals

Rating:  0 'My Soul’s Been Anchored in the Lord' arr. Moses Hogan New Orleans-born composer and arranger Moses Hogan was renowned for his arrangements of Negro spirituals, publishing over 70 such works, many of which were compiled in the 2002 Oxford Book of Spirituals. Hogan’s arrangement of 'My Soul's Been Anchored in the Lord' makes use of…

Debate: Labour wants a second Brexit referendum

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has demanded a second Brexit referendum and says he will campaign to remain in the EU. Both opponents and supporters have repeatedly accused the party of not adopting a clear position on Brexit for fear of alienating voters. But in the elections to the European parliament Labour lost votes to parties…

Debate: France’s eco-tax on flights: at best well-meant?

With effect from next year France will introduce an eco-tax on flights out of the country ranging from 1.50 to 18 euros on the ticket price, depending on the distance flown. Flights to France’s overseas territories are to be exempt from the tax. The revenue of around 180 million euros thus generated is to be…

36 Hours in Naples, Italy

The allure of this storied seaside city — the Baroque excess, the indulgent cuisine, the mesmerizing fugue state of it all — now beckons as it did in the city’s Grand Tour days.. via NYT Travel https://ift.tt/2LMs5u5