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Always Fashionable: New Adult Fiction @ JCPL!

Words are like fashion, they come and go and change with the times, and sometimes, they even become popular and important enough in our everyday language to be placed in the dictionary.

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NY Times Movies

Television Review: ‘Fargo,’ a TV Series Riffing on the Film, Begins on FX

FX’s TV adaptation of the Coen brothers’ movie “...

Critic’s Notebook: The Tribeca Film Festival Begins Its 13th Season

The 13th edition of the Tribeca Film Festival...

Movie Review: ‘Heaven Is for Real’ Stars Greg Kinnear

The 2010 best-selling book “Heaven Is for Real”...

Movie Review: Mary Frank and Tacita Dean Shape Two Documentaries

Two artists, Mary Frank and Tacita Dean, play...

ArtsBeat: Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’ to Open BAMcinemaFest

Richard Linklater’s film, which follows a boy...

Movie Review: ‘Dancing in Jaffa,’ a Documentary by Hilla Medalia

In “Dancing in Jaffa,” the ballroom dancer Pierre...

Cinema Chains Are Adding Large-Format Screens Like Imax in a Bid for Growth

Big chains are adding large-format screens in an...

ArtsBeat: Cartoon Birds Can’t Stop Captain America

“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” was No.

Marco Bellocchio Will Have a Retrospective at MoMA

Marco Bellocchio is the subject of an 18-film...

NY Times Music

Death Knell for Opera in San Diego After 49 Years

Barring a last-minute reprieve, the San Diego...

Theater Review: Audra McDonald in ‘Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill’

“Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar and Grill,” starring...

Coachella 2014: Day 2

The second day of this year’s music and arts...

ArtsBeat: Maazel Withdraws From Boston Symphony Concerts

Lorin Maazel will be replaced by Charles Dutoit...

Critic’s Notebook: Robert Ashley’s Work Lives On at the Whitney Biennial

The avant-garde opera composer Robert Ashley died...

Music Review: Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival Celebrates 15 Years

Now in its 15th year, the Coachella Valley Music...

Music Review: Stephen Hough, Putting Piano Music in Perspective

Some of the works Stephen Hough performed in his...

ArtsBeat: Classical Playlist: Beethoven, Mahler, Aaron Copland and More

Times critics share what they’ve been listening...