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Filmmaker Kirsten Johnson stages one of her father's "deaths" in Dick Johnson Is Dead. Netflix hide caption

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Filmmaker Faces Her Father's Mortality By Staging His 'Death' Again And Again

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Filmmaker Radha Blank stars as a fictionalized version of herself in The Forty-Year-Old Version. The film, which began as a Web series, was inspired by Blank's own experience as a playwright and rapper in Harlem. Jeong Park/Netflix hide caption

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'The Forty-Year-Old Version' Is Fast, Funny, Multi-Faceted And No Small Feat

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Writer Kevin Young has been named The National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. "Having visited the museum myself with my family, I know what a powerful place it is, transforming visitors both in-person and online, and revealing the centrality of African American culture to the American experience," Young says. Alan Karchmer/National Museum of African American History and Culture hide caption

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Left to Right: Naji, Ibrahim, Ahmed, Adeebah, Rahaf, Ammal and Hala Aldabaan in their Connecticut home. Maher Mahmood hide caption

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A Syrian Refugee Family's Resettlement In The U.S. Is Captured In Graphic Novel

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Former Special Counsel Robert Mueller is sworn in before testifying on July 24, 2019 before a House Judiciary Committee hearing about his report on Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Getty Images hide caption

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A Lead Prosecutor On Mueller's Team Weighs In On Where The Investigation Fell Short

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'Leave The World Behind' Is A Signature Novel For This Blasted Year

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Get Well Soon! is an online artwork of more than 200,000 comments from the GoFundMe website. Visit the Get Well Soon! site. Sam Lavigne and Tega Brain hide caption

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Artists Turn GoFundMe Comments Into A 'Get Well Soon!' Card For A Sick System

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Kennedy Center Hosts First In-Person Concert Since Lockdown

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The LatinxPitch for Kid Lit group just held their first Twitter event where writers and illustrators pitched ideas. Illustration by Tatiana Gardel/www.tatianagardel.com hide caption

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New Groups Aim To Get More Latinx Stories To Young Readers

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'The Bomb' Presents A 'Secret History' Of Nuclear War Planning In America

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