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December 17, 2007 Issue

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  • Books & the Arts

    TransAfrica’s Tribute to Ruby Dee

    "She is our elder and our sister and our daughter. We celebrate her as we celebrate the moon: our guide through the dark, dark night."

    Walter Mosley

  • Dreamlife Without Angels

    John Ashbery has given us the ideal poetry for the Information Age.

    Ange Mlinko

  • Orwelled

    A recent collection of essays brings George Orwell into the new millennium.

    Peter C. Baker

  • Dark Rooms

    Susie Linfield | The photographers who documented the Spanish Civil War captured the heart of battle in ways that now seem iconic but were then radically new.

    Susie Linfield
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