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Can't Find Time To Read? Poetry Might Make The Perfect Gift

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'Under The Wire' Tells The Story Of War Correspondent Marie Colvin's Last Moments

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A Noir Novel For The Trump Era, From Jonathan Lethem

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Georgia's Contentious Battle Over Voting Rights Continues As Election Day Approaches

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Nebraska Aims To Lure Travelers Seeking An Escape From Noisy Cities

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Look Now may lack some sentimentality, but Elvis Costello does return to familiar ground. James O'Mara/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Elvis Costello Doesn't Want Your Nostalgia, He Wants You To 'Look Now'

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Titus Kaphar often appropriates familiar styles from the Western art canon, but his paintings and sculptures alter the images to point out hidden histories of racism and slavery. John D. & Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation hide caption

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Meet The MacArthur Fellow Disrupting Racism In Art

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Reporter's Notebook: North Korea

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Kim Jong Un Says He's Building North Korea's Economy; It's Hard To Assess Progress

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All Things Considered host Mary Louise Kelly (right) records a standup with producer Becky Sullivan at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang ahead of a military parade marking the 70th anniversary of North Korea's founding. David Guttenfelder for NPR hide caption

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What It Looks Like Inside A Classroom In North Korea

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How Kathy Mattea Got Her Voice Back With 'Pretty Bird'

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Some North Koreans Puzzled By U.S. Call For Denuclearization

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The View From North Korea As The Country Celebrates 70 Years

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In North Korea, Parade Features No Intercontinental Ballistic Missiles

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