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A Rare Charlotte Brontë Manuscript Up for Auction

John Lundberg | Posted 05.03.2013 | Arts
John Lundberg

The manuscript of a poem by Charlotte Brontë is up for auction in London next month. Best known for her novel Jane Eyre, Brontë also wrote hundreds of poems during her lifetime.

The Manly Pursuit of Desire: Hurricane Sandy: Déjà Vu All Over Again

Perry Brass | Posted 01.20.2013 | Arts
Perry Brass

I lived in New Orleans during the early 1980s, and people got so complacently used to the threat of hurricanes out in the Gulf that they gave "hurricane parties" when the waters started to brew up their own hot madness each year. But this was no party in New York. This was déjà vu all over again.

For Some, Hurricane Irene Is An Ongoing Problem

AP | Posted 11.24.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Residents of a New York City apartment complex are still trying to get back into their homes, nearly a month after they had to evacua...