Articles tagged british museum

The British Museum, Hans Sloane, and the Visceral Stories of the Objects He Collected

Collecting the World captures the insatiable curiosity of Hans Sloane and his desire to collect and catalogue as much of the world as a man and a museum could.

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‘Lost Kingdoms of Africa’: The Very Concept of ‘Kingdom’ May Have Originated In Southern Africa

The world needs to comprehend the complex, bloody history of the so-called 'Dark Continent', with all its attendant ironies and contradictions.

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5 Oct 2007 // 4:27 AM

LONDON—I keep trying not to squint. But the light, an eerie purple, is very low. And there’s a piece of heavy glass between

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NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

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"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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