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The Upside Down Wonderland of Racism

Warren J. Blumenfeld | Posted 06.06.2014 | Politics
Warren J. Blumenfeld

Is the United States now a "colorblind" society? Or even more importantly, should the United States be a "colorblind/race-blind" society? The very notion of "race-blindness" is deeply problematic.

Alice -- Meet Alice

C. M. Rubin | Posted 06.19.2012 | Books
C. M. Rubin

"Magic, beauty, color, amusement, character, intrigue, questions, excitement, puzzlement, amazement, fear, suspense, fun and a happy ending" are the reasons why Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is still a classic today.

The Nightmare Before Halloween: LACMA's Dead Man's Ball

Melody Godfred | Posted 12.31.2011 | Los Angeles
Melody Godfred

2011-10-31-pullquote.jpgAfter LACMA's Dead Man's Ball on Saturday night, we may want to consider renaming Halloween after Tim Burton.

Broadway Bit: Wonderland's Kate Shindle Mad as a Hatter?

Jon Chattman | Posted 08.09.2011 | New York
Jon Chattman

Wonderland closed last month after playing its 33rd performance. That said, Kate Shindle notes the show had its loyal followers and she's extremely proud of the work she did.

Central Park ... A Performance in Four Seasons (Autumn)

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jack Schimmelman

Bow Bridge by Arienne Davey In a moment of time in a moment of space, the park is greeted fully by Diana, her silver orb shrouded in mystery. The ...

Tea Party's GOP Hostile Takeover Continues

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Yesterday's results really only showed one thing with any clarity -- Sarah Palin is definitely going to run for president.

An Environmentalist's View of Alice in Wonderland

Avital Andrews | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Avital Andrews

In Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, those depicted as being fully themselves tend to convene or live outside, amid the vividly rendered trees, mushrooms, and wild things.

Alice in Wonderland: An Unnecessary Adaptation That's Merely Decent

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

The problem with Tim Burton's Alice isn't that we already know the story, the problem is that it feels curiously lifeless.

'Alice In Wonderland': Why The Books Are Now More Important Than Ever

Telegraph UK | Philip Hensher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The two Alice books are wonderful rude assaults on propriety and authority, but they are now very old, and unquestionably somewhat demanding books. Ha...

Alice in Wonderland Inspired: My Favorite Whimsical Style Finds

Ysolt Usigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Ysolt Usigan

I hunted for some fantasy finds to add to my fashion repertoire in the Alice in Wonderland spirit. Here's what I discovered.

Through the Looking-Glass: Performing at Studio 54

Heather Kristin | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Heather Kristin

What if we all returned to a magical time in our childhoods? Would we discover our true selves? As the subway rumbled past my old neighborhood, I traveled back to when I first performed at the infamous disco club Studio 54--at age eight.

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Mort Gerberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mort Gerberg

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Trapped In Prisoner's Dilemma, More Stimulus Is The Way Out

David Segal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Segal

The stimulus' oft-cited $787 billion figure includes nearly $300 billion in tax cuts, meaning that it represents a split between conservative and interventionist economic philosophy.