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Bookmarks 2016 As Experienced by a Local Emerging Writer

Bookmarks is a nonprofit organization based in Winston Salem that connects all things literary with the community at large. As a fledgling poet in my senior year at Salem College, I was anxious to attend ...
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A Century of White Women

Sex sells.But apparently so do images of chains, shackles and straitjackets.A new exhibition at the Weatherspoon Art Museum looks at race and gender in the advertising business, and the sometimes horrifying, sometimes hilarious, often bizarre ...
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South African Theatre Company Puts on O’Neill

    The true test of a good play is its ability to translate, both across regions and times. Back in ancient Athens, Euripides wrote about an elaborate love triangle in his Greek tragedy Hippolytus, ...
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The Dawn of Art House Theater Day

Saturday, September 24th marks the very first “Art House Theater Day,” and where better to celebrate it than at a/perture cinema, Winston-Salem’s premier destination for independent and foreign films? This day-long celebration of independent cinema and theaters is the ...
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Ten Eclectic Places to Visit in Greensboro During the National ...

The National Folk Festival is hitting the streets of Greensboro this weekend. Beginning Friday, it’s estimated that more than 100,000 people will attend the festival, now in its second year in Downtown Greensboro.If you’re visiting the festival, the ...
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Bookmarks Announces Downtown Book Store, Event Space and Office Locale

Bookmarks' executive director Ginger Hendricks announced that the nonprofit is negotiating to lease approximately 5,000 square feet at 636 ½ West Fourth Street. The announcement was made at Bookmar
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UNCSA School of Filmmaking Makes Hollywood Reporter’s ‘honor Roll’

The Hollywood Reporter, one of the top entertainment publications in the world, recently published its sixth annual list of “The Top 25 American Films Schools,” and the UNCSA School of Filmmaking ranked 14 th in the ...
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MOVIE TIMES

AM, 1:30, 4:00, 6:30, 9:00, Sun: 11:00 AM, 1:30, 4:00, 6:30, Mon: 6:30, 9:00 Tue: 4:00, 6:30, 9:00, Wed & Thu: 6:30, 9:00 ANTS ON A SHRIMP (NR).
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Let’s Talk About Taste

What is taste, in music, in movies, in art? We all believe we have it, or proudly decry that we don't. Sometimes our taste is excited by the provocative, sometimes by the sentimental. We think ...
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Secrets and Lies

Shannon plays Tom and Weisz plays Alice, although she hasn't always been Alice. There are fragments and flickers of her earlier "lives," including a symbolic one as a magician's assistant. Tom's a hardworking New Yorker, ...