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The 64 Best Things To Do in Seattle This Week: Jan 15-21, 2018

by Stranger Things To Do Staff In Chasm, the newly formed GRIEF GIRLS will explore our country's increasingly wide political division with a fresh modern-dance piece inspired by James Baldwin's inimitable play Blues for Mister Charlie. Our...Show More Summary

"I can’t believe what you say, because I see what you do."

“I can’t believe what you say, because I see what you do.” - | James Baldwin

Barry Jenkins to Direct Chadwick Boseman in Expatriate, and We’re Sorry They Didn’t Invite You

Moonlight director Barry Jenkins is building toward another big year. Since taking home the Oscar for Best Picture last season, Jenkins is directing an adaptation of James Baldwin’s novel If Beale Street Could Talk, and is developing a series version of Colson Whitehead’s The Underground Railroad. Now you can add ... More »

A Collaborative Photobook by Richard Avedon and James Baldwin

last weekArts : Hyperallergic

Avedon and Baldwin's 1964 photobook, with a new introduction by Hilton Als, resonates profoundly today. The post A Collaborative Photobook by Richard Avedon and James Baldwin appeared first on Hyperallergic.

Inspiration from Luvvie Ajayi, James Baldwin, Kronos Quartet, and More

Once a month (or so), I share a dozen things that have inspired me to greater personal, professional, and financial success in my life. I hope they bring similar success to your life. 1. J.R.R. Tolkien on a better world “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” ? J.R.R. Show More Summary

Critic’s Take: The Glow From ‘The Fire Next Time’

How James Baldwin’s incendiary work illuminated his era, as well as ours.

Emily Rios Joins ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’; Craig Di Francia Cast In ‘Green Book’

Emily Rios has landed the key role of Victoria in Barry Jenkins’ Moonlight followup, If Beale Street Could Talk, which is currently in production. Starring KiKi Layne, the drama is based on James Baldwin's novel about Tish, a newly engaged...Show More Summary

Golf-European Tour Joburg Open scores

2 months agoSports / Golf : Reuters: Golf

Dec 7 (Gracenote) - Scores from the European Tour Joburg Open on Thursday in Johannesburg -8 Keenan Davidse (South Africa) 63 -7 Matthew Baldwin (Britain) 64 Jared Harvey (South Africa) 64 James Morrison (Britain) 64 Erik van Rooyen (South Africa) 64 Ockie Strydom (South Africa) 64 Sebastian Heisele (Germany) 64 -6 Tapio Pulkkanen (Finland) 65 Richard McEvoy (Britain)

Pedro Pascal Joins Barry Jenkins’ ‘If Beale Street Could Talk’; Ashlie Atkinson Cast In ‘Black Klansman’

Pedro Pascal has joined the cast of If Beale Street Could Talk, director Barry Jeninks’ follow-up to his Oscar Best Picture winner Moonlight. KiKi Layne stars in the pic based on the James Baldwin novel along with Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Brian Tyree Henry and Regina King. Show More Summary


The influence of James Baldwin over American thought has grown significantly in recent years. Yesterday was the 30th anniversary of his death and this Brandon Tensley essay about him is worth your time. Thirty years after Baldwin’s death, though, America has found itself in a Baldwin renaissance. This resurfacing of Baldwin is ubiquitous, from journalist […]

James Baldwin’s Former Home in France Is Set to Be Demolished

A campaign by preservationists to turn the home in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, France, into a writer’s retreat appears to have failed.

The Baltimore Cops Studying Plato and James Baldwin

Training programs help officers brush up on policing techniques and best practices. But in one instructor’s course, they study literature, history, and philosophy instead.

Paris in a Podcast

“[A]n audio odyssey through fiction, archival tape, interviews, and late nights with the likes of James Baldwin, Dorothy Parker, and the cutting-edge writers of our time. Featuring readings from LeVar Burton, Stockard Channing, Jesse...Show More Summary

Inside the FBI Files on James Baldwin

Baldwin is a literary touchstone for Black Lives Matter. A new book offers a deeper appreciation of the cost the queer black author paid for speaking truth to power.

For Binomio, a Flamenco Friendship Extends from the Studio to the Stage

Great friendships can nurture and prod an artist to make greater work. Think of Pablo Picasso and Wifredo Lam, James Baldwin and Toni Morrison, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler. Such is also the case for flamenco dancers Francisco Hidalgo and Anabel Moreno, who perform this weekend at the Miami-Dade County...

Alec Baldwin Admits He’s ‘Bullied Women’ and Heard Rumors of Hollywood Misconduct

Though Alec Baldwin was slow to weigh in on the more than 300 accusations of sexual misconduct against his friend James Toback — he eventually claimed to have no knowledge of his behavior — the actor now says he’s part of the problem. In a conversation at the Paley Center ... More »

Alec Baldwin Takes A Couple Tries To Defend His Relationship With Accused Sexual Predators James Toback & Roman Polanski!

Alec Baldwin is distancing himself from accused Hollywood pervs. The Saturday Night Live regular got some heat this week after a picture circulated on Twitter of him breaking bread with James Toback and Roman Polanski, two notable filmmakers who have been accused of sexual harassment and assault. Related: Toback Calls Accusers 'Lying Cocksuckers' In Angry Interview! The photo, [...]

Alec Baldwin breaks his silence on James Toback allegations

3 months agoNews : NY Daily News

After facing backlash for keeping quiet, Alec Baldwin now says he was completely unaware of colleague James Toback's alleged misconduct.

Alec Baldwin Calls James Toback Allegations ‘Heartbreaking’

3 months agoNews : Huffington Post

"I never knew any details of what he did that was assault in nature or rape in nature or criminally actionable."

‘Trump is a sexual predator,’ Alec Baldwin says

3 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Alec Baldwin has broken his public silence about his friend and colleague James Toback, the film director who has now been accused of sexual harassment or assault by more than 300 women. Baldwin worked with Toback on the 2013 HBO documentary Seduced and Abandoned and on The Private Life of a Modern...

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