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Amandla Stenberg stars as Starr Carter in the film adaptation of Angie Thomas' young adult novel The Hate U Give. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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'The Hate U Give' Star Says The Novel Was Like 'Reading My Own Diary'

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Glenn Close plays Isabelle (right), the mother of Joan of Arc (left, played by Grace van Patten), in the play Mother of the Maid. Joan Marcus/Public Theater hide caption

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She's Mom To A Headstrong Teen — Who Happens To Be Joan Of Arc

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Kuba women decorating woven cloth in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, photographed in 1970. In the past, women were the main creators of the legendary Kuba textiles. Eliot Elisofon/Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of African Art hide caption

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Jason Logan looks at the ground searching for ink-making supplies on Heritage Island in Washington, D.C. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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An Urban Ink Forager Explains How To Paint With All The Colors Of The Alley

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Watch out, Michael Myers, Laurie Strode [Jamie Lee Curtis] is ready for you. Andre Eccles/Universal Pictures hide caption

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This 'Halloween,' Jamie Lee Curtis Reckons With 40 Years Of Trauma

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Nick Kroll appears on Ask Me Another at the Bell House in Brooklyn, New York. Mike Katzif/NPR hide caption

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Nick Kroll: The Story Of The Toothpaste Wedgie

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Mark Bradford says he wanted his Spoiled Foot installation to make the viewer feel "as if the center of the room was no longer available." Joshua White/Courtesy Mark Bradford, Hauser & Wirth hide caption

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Memory Fuels Art And Activism In Mark Bradford's 'Tomorrow Is Another Day'

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Netflix's animated series Big Mouth returns for a second season. Netflix hide caption

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We Go To First Base With 'Big Mouth'

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Academy Award-winner Kobe Bryant was removed as a juror from the Animation Is Film Festival in Los Angeles on Wednesday, after protests stemming from past sexual assault allegations against him. Jordan Strauss/Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP hide caption

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