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The dollhouses of death that changed forensic science

August 23, 2019 at 9:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Something terrible happened in these dollhouses. Maybe a suicide. A murder. A stabbing with an adorable knife. These dollhouses are part of Frances Glessner Lee’s Nutshell Studies of Unexplained Death, which she made in the 1940s and early 50s. They’re in the Renwick Gallery of the Smithsonian American Art Museum for a reason. They’re incredibly

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“The dollhouses of death that changed forensic science”

PBS NewsHour full episode August 19, 2019

August 22, 2019 at 10:27 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

WILLIAM BRANGHAM: Good evening. I’m William Brangham. Judy Woodruff is away. On the “NewsHour” tonight: power in numbers. What’s next after more than a million demonstrators march through Hong Kong amid threats of a military crackdown? Then, our Politics Monday team breaks down the White House’s take on fears of a recession, gun safety legislation

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“PBS NewsHour full episode August 19, 2019”

A Sci-Fi Short Film: “The New Politics” – by Joshua Wong | TheCGBros

at 11:26 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Oh God… *Music* The nation stands in anticipation of tonight’s Global Games …that will determine which country will take the high seat …at the People’s All New Government. Hey! I just arrived. It’s getting crowded down here. …you’d better hurry up. -Right away. Okay. [Crowd Screaming] Destination? -The arena. Representing the United Newmen of Americas

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“A Sci-Fi Short Film: “The New Politics” – by Joshua Wong | TheCGBros”

James Elkins: “On the Strange Place of Religion in Contemporary Art”

August 20, 2019 at 1:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

>>So I’m just gonna dive right in ’cause this is a pretty full talk. I give this talk in a number of different places and every time I give it I add things so it’s not out of control yet but it’s almost out of control. So four points of reference here. First of all,

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“James Elkins: “On the Strange Place of Religion in Contemporary Art””

The Politics of Racist Immigration Policy, with Junot Diaz

August 17, 2019 at 6:26 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Immigration in the 2016 election is playing out the way immigration seems to always play out during these battles. It’s being used as a fear wedge issue. It’s profoundly been mobilizing racist xenophobic and nativist tropes. The Latino communities particularly come under tremendous assault. We’re being demonized by many of the leading republican candidates. We’re

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“The Politics of Racist Immigration Policy, with Junot Diaz”

Metiria Turei talks art and life after politics | Two Sketches with Toby Morris: Metiria Turei

August 12, 2019 at 12:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

– So you used to knit in the House sometimes too right? – Definitely in parliament ’cause it was just like, “Oh god these people are driving me insane.” (laughing) – It can go on a bit sometimes. – Yeah, can you all just shush! (gentle music) – All right, cool, well thank you so

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“Metiria Turei talks art and life after politics | Two Sketches with Toby Morris: Metiria Turei”

Art Trip: Houston | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios

August 10, 2019 at 9:24 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

SARAH GREEN (VOICEOVER): This episode of The Art Assignment is supported by Prudential. We arrived to a rainy and cold Houston and drove directly to Kim Chau, to fuel up on Vietnamese food. We were so hungry, we forgot to document our meal before we ate it. Then, we ordered more and then forgot to

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“Art Trip: Houston | The Art Assignment | PBS Digital Studios”

Physical Maps

August 8, 2019 at 9:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

My name is Doug McCune today we’re going to be talking about some maps but before I get started I want to take a trip back in time I’ll be going over seven different projects but to start, this is a photo of me when i was about seven or eight years old I’m holding

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“Physical Maps”