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Neil Gaiman's 2001 book has found new relevance with its fantasy…
04.27 / 16:49
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On Saturday, May 6, I’m headed to Commerce, Texas, to present a one-day Writer’s Workshop for Silver Leos. It’s a great chance for authors to get together, network, exchange ideas, and discover techniques for writing fiction. Who knows? We might throw in some things about writing nonfiction and memoir as well. Silver Leos has a great group of writers. I hope to see you there. SILVER LEOS WRITERS GUILD ANNOUNCES FRED A. TARPLEY MEMORIAL WRITER’S WORKSHOP SATURDAY, MAY 6, 20…
04.27 / 16:32
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Three HQs of the Seattle Chapter of the Black Panther Party, as Remembered by the Chapter's Cofounder by Elmer Dixon, as told to Anisa Jackson Elmer Dixon grew up in Seattle's Central District. While attending Garfield High School, Elmer and his older brother, Aaron Dixon, organized Garfield's Black Student Union in 1968. In the same year, Elmer and Aaron founded the Seattle Chapter of the Black Panther Party. Elmer has…
04.27 / 16:14
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Sign up for Meridian’s Free Newsletter, please CLICK HERE DAUGHTER OF ISHMAEL by Diane Stringham Tolley If you’re looking for a love story, this isn’t it. Daughter of Ishmael by Di…
04.27 / 16:05
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Ahmed Alwan and Joy Doan are research, instruction, and outreach librarians at California State University, Northridge (CSUN). A discussion of Jaena Alabi’s work on racial microaggressions in academic libraries led them to consider other intersectional microaggressive instances in that environment—in particular, status-based microaggressions experienced by academic librarians in their interactions with non-librarian teaching faculty. From that conversation, their Microaggressions & Aca…
04.27 / 16:04
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A tough skill for leaders to master is the art of the difficult conversation. Good leaders know how to manage the conversation to achieve a positive resolution. Here’s a new source of guidance for those who want to i…
04.27 / 16:04
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Marvel is putting a lot of effort into making the Inhumans a compelling property, and after a lackluster few years of Inhuman stories, the publisher is trying a new direction for these characters. The Inhuman royal family has taken to the stars in the Royals ongoing series, but one prominent member is missing: Black Bolt, the former Inhuman king. That’s because he’s currently serving time in a mysterious cosmic prison, the setting for a new Black Bolt solo series written by Saladin Ahmed wi…
04.27 / 15:50
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Book Talk Sarah Gerard (Sunshine State: Essays) will discuss and sign her book at 3 p.m. April 30 at Inkwood Books, 216 S Armenia Ave.,…
04.27 / 15:42
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Congratulations to 2017 Poetry Out Loud National Champion Samara Elán HugginsApril 27, 2017"I think that as humans we are innately creative beings and that we need to be able to express ourselves in multiple artistic ways. Poetry is one of the ways I do it." — Samara Elán Huggins Congratulations to Georgia high school senior Samara Elán Huggins, the 2017 Poetry Out Loud National Cham…
04.27 / 15:13
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When it comes to Dragon Ball, some fans watch the show for its humor. Others keep coming back thanks to its adrenaline-pumping action. But, for some sad saps, the show is one they can't avoid because it pulls at their heartstrings.Dragon Ball is not known for its angst outright, but the franchise has featured a…
04.27 / 14:46
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Impact Wrestling star, Bram, has been suspended only one month after joining Pro Wrestling NOAH's Global Tag League. NOAH, which is a major Japanese professional wrestling promotion and partner of Impact Wrestling announced the suspension after Bram posted a "questionable image" on his personal Instagram.If you're looking for a salacious image here, I'm afraid you will…
04.27 / 14:46
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Many of the elements of ‘The Girl on the Train’ are reprised. Can we be fooled aga…
04.27 / 14:34
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'Thunder in the Mountains' recounts the tragedy of the Nez Perce…
04.27 / 13:39
csmonitor.com
Has Charlotte Flair already become the greatest female superstar in WWE history? In only two short years The Queen of the women's revolution has shattered all pre-conceived notions of where a woman belongs on the WWE card. Tuesday night, Charlotte made history once again by becoming the first female Superstar in WWE to battle one-on-one in a Raw, SmackDown and pay-per-view main event…
04.27 / 13:38
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Wednesday night was monumental for fans of the He-Man franchise, as the live-action film was finally given a release date. While everything seemed on the up-and-up after the announcement, there's already some trouble afoot.It was reported, just after the 2019 release date was announced, that McG was already out as director of Masters Of The Universe.The Charlie's…
04.27 / 13:38
comicbook.com
With Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 having opened in a couple of small markets, and a US release set for next weekend, the cast has been busy touring the globe. The stars, as well as director James Gunn have been attending premieres, appearing on late night shows, and meeting fans at big events to try…
04.27 / 13:38
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Paula Hawkins’ new book, “Into the Water,” will be in bookstores on May 2…
04.27 / 13:20
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Pulitzer Prize winner Elizabeth Strout brings depth and complexity to the cast of characters in the interconnected stories in Anything Is…
04.27 / 12:19
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What is the Partnership?Source: "The Strain" TwitterFX has started running TV spots for Season 4 of "The Strain". Not much is known about the next season yet however last Fall Carlton Cuse explained that, "After finishing the writing on Season 3, Guillermo, Chuck and I looked at our remaining story and felt the best version could be told in one more season."  Yes, this will be the last season of Cuse and Del Toro's hit horror show.  Take a look at the promo. And…
04.27 / 12:06
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On this episode, Jeff and I discuss Iron Fist #14, and Power Man & Iron Fist #114.Source: Patreon{audio}http://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/68293423/ComRefEp290Apr917edited.mp3{/audio}ATTN. LISTENERS: Please subscribe, Rate & review us on either iTunes or Stitcher. and Don't forget to tell your friends about this show!E-MAIL: comic.reflections@gmail.comhttps://www.patreon.com/comicreflections SaveWritten or Contributed by Nicholas…
04.27 / 12:06
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