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Ninth Street Women: Relishing Art, Reframing History

Mary Gabriel flips the popular narrative, allowing us to reassess the people, the art, and the moment — the rise of Abstract Expressionism — through the lens of the women who lived it and forced the art world to make space.

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Short Story: La Madone, Code Name Artemis

Undercover in Occupied France, Virginia Hall would organize the ambush of Nazi supply trains, call down Allied bombs, and orchestrate complex supply drops to fuel the Resistance.

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Just Mercy – “Bryan, Rosa Parks is coming to town.”

Thousands of people needed alternative rides during the bus boycott. It was Ms. Johnnie Carr who organized to keep a massive carpool running for over a year.

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Devonian Dunkle

Fossils show that Dunkle liked to binge and would sometimes eat so much that she would get sick and regurgitate her food.

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“Inspiration is trying to send me messages in every form it can”

Big Magic is about cultivating inspiration, and having the courage to live a creative life. For Elizabeth Gilbert, there is magic in this.