Look, Mom, I Finally Made It To Broadway!

NPR |Oct. 22, 2014 9:56 a.m.

NPR's Michel Martin will sit down with a panel of award-winning playwrights to ask about diversity in theater. Follow here or join us on Twitter on Friday at 7 p.m. ET, using #NPRMichel.

Winners And Losers Of The Fall TV Season Begin To Emerge

NPR |Oct. 21, 2014 6:34 a.m.

One month into the TV season, NPR TV Critic Eric Deggans says diversity is winning and rom coms are losing as new shows battle for viewers.

The Boston Herald's Missed 'Cartoongate' Lessons

NPR |Oct. 20, 2014 7:38 a.m.

The newspaper's heartfelt column about a political cartoon that widely criticized as racist raises a question: Did editors learn the right lessons from the uproar?

Portland Art Museum Curator Concludes 14-Year Tenure

OPB |Oct. 20, 2014 6:39 a.m.

Monday is Bruce Guenther's last day on the job at the Portland Art Museum. Guenther's 14-year tenure leaves the museum with a much stronger grounding in modern and Northwest art.

Back Across The Wall: Questions For Garth Nix

NPR |Oct. 18, 2014 4:07 p.m.

Author Garth Nix returns to the world of the Old Kingdom with Clariel, the story of a young woman of great magical power who, denied the freedom to live as she wants, chooses a dangerous path.

Fiesta Fan Photos: Your Dishes On Display

NPR |Oct. 17, 2014 8:07 a.m.

NPR listeners recently threw open their kitchen cabinets and showed off their collections of the brightly colored Fiesta dishware line: stacks of mix-and-match plates, favorite mugs, family heirlooms.

Book News: John Grisham Backs Down From Comments On Child Pornography

NPR |Oct. 17, 2014 5:24 a.m.

The addition of the benefit by Facebook and Apple comes as tech companies face mounting pressure to hire more women, but some warn it may increase pressure those employees feel to put off having kids.

Editor: New 'Cosmo' Woman Is 'Interested In Mascara And The Middle East'

NPR |Oct. 14, 2014 11:12 a.m.

NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Joanna Coles, editor-in-chief of Cosmopolitan. As part of our exploration of the Changing Lives of Women, Coles explains how the image of the Cosmo woman has changed.

Movie Theaters Hope To Add Another Dimension To Their Profits

NPR |Oct. 14, 2014 11:10 a.m.

Domestic movie ticket sales seem to have topped out. Now, cinema owners are trying to lure customers — and justify higher ticket prices — with innovations like panoramic screens and so-called 4-D.

Striking Mosaic Found In Greek Tomb Dates From 4th Century B.C.

NPR |Oct. 12, 2014 3:29 p.m.

Dating from the last quarter of the 4th century B.C., the mosaic covers a space of nearly 15 feet by 10 feet. It features two horses, a man, and the god Hermes, in colorful detail.

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