Deaf artist explores social dimensions of sound


Christine Sun Kim, a sound artist who has been deaf since birth, is creating installations that explore our relationship to sound. Continue reading

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How to learn about the Chinese economy through rap songs


An American rapper and comedian’s popular videos are taking a new approach to the issue of rising prices in China. Continue reading

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With new album, Melissa Etheridge shows a business side


Melissa Etheridge is taking her 35-year music career in a new direction this year with “This is M.E.,” an album she released under her self-owned label. Continue reading

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Sony cancels “The Interview” due to cyber-threats


Sony Pictures decided to stop the release of “The Interview” after hackers decimated the company’s computer systems and issued threats in what has been called an “unprecedented” cyber-attack. Continue reading

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Young filmmakers get a kickstart on a teen zombie movie


Sam and Mattie, two aspiring filmmakers with Down syndrome, raised over $20,000 for their new project. Continue reading

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