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House of horrors: The exterior of the Cleveland house where Amanda Berry, Gina DeJesus and Michelle Knight were held captive. Bill Pugliano/Getty Images hide caption

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Ohio Kidnapping Survivors Recount Captivity, Escape From Horror

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Cartoonist Art Spiegelman attends the French Institute Alliance Francaise's "After Charlie: What's Next for Art, Satire and Censorship" at Florence Gould Hall on Feb. 19 in New York City. Mark Sagliocco/Getty Images hide caption

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Graphic Novel About Holocaust 'Maus' Banned In Russia For Its Cover

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First Lt. Ashley White was one of some 55 to 60 women selected for cultural support teams that deployed to Afghanistan in 2011. She did not make it home. She was the first woman to die and be honored alongside the Army Rangers with whom she served. Courtesy of the White Family hide caption

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'Ashley's War' Details Vital Work Of Female Soldiers In Afghanistan

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This Weekend, Investigate The 'Edges' Of Fred Moten's Musical Poetry

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The World Music Education of Philip Glass

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Imagining The Power Of Edouard Manet's 'Very Active Muse'

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'Save Us, Save Us': A Poem For The Migrants Lost At Sea

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It's The Fuzz! Cat Detective Swipes A Claw At Crime In 'William'

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Don't Take His Stapler: 'Paper Clip' Author's Passion For Office Supplies

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'Pope And Mussolini' Tells The 'Secret History' Of Fascism And The Church

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Bradley's 'China Mirage' Portrays A Long-Running U.S. Mistake In Asia

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After 20 Years On The Job, NYC Police Officer Tells His Intense Stories

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Attica Locke's other books include Black Water Rising and The Cutting Season. Jenny Walters /Courtesy of HarperCollins Publishers hide caption

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No Demons, No Angels: Attica Locke Aims For Black Characters Who Are Human

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Toni Morrison won a Pulitzer Prize for fiction in 1988 for her novel Beloved. In 1993 she became the first African-American woman to win the Nobel Prize for literature. And in 2012, President Obama awarded Morrison the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Michael Lionstar/Knopf/AP hide caption

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'I Regret Everything': Toni Morrison Looks Back On Her Personal Life

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Unsettling Tales Of Strange Suburbia Echo Through 'The Night'

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