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‘Casablanca’ Retrospective: The Brattle Celebrates Love and Cinema

Out of all the theaters in all the world, “Casablanca” showed up in our local one, proving to audiences that it is a perfect watch for a Valentine’s Day date night.

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‘House of Flame and Shadow’ Review: Maas’s Beautiful Mess

“House of Flame and Shadow” by Sarah J. Maas marks the third installment in her “Crescent City” series. It is thrilling and sexy but it is also sort of a mess.

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Harvard Book Store Hosts Midnight Release Party for ‘House of Flame and Shadow’

The Harvard Book Store’s midnight party allowed fans to connect over a shared passion for friendship and fiction.

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Artist Profile: Brandon Sanderson on Fan Theories, ‘Wind and Truth,’ and Building His Fantasy Empire

Brandon Sanderson is more than just an author: He’s an institution. Audiences are waiting for the fifth installment of his Stormlight Archive series.

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From Sundance: ‘Girls Will Be Girls’ Embraces the Awkward

“Girls Will Be Girls” looks girlhood straight in the eye, embracing every part of the mess that comes alongside it.

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Year in Review

Arts Vanity: My Opinion Problem

You see, I have a problem — I have too many opinions.

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Books that Make the Perfect Holiday Gift

Giving a gift is hard, especially when it’s a book. The Harvard Crimson is here to recommend some books to give this holiday season.

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Harvard Authors Spotlight: Gigi Georges

In her nonfiction book, “Downeast: Five Maine Girls and the Unseen Story of Rural America,” Georges paints a new picture of this rural corner of the United States and suggests that optimism remains alive in rural America.

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‘NEXT GOAL WINS’ Review: The Return of The Feel-Good Film

“NEXT GOAL WINS” is not overly ambitious or extraordinarily clever, but it is an exceedingly upbeat film that leaves viewers feeling a bit more uplifted than when the movie began.

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Artist Profile: Amanda Peters on ‘The Berry Pickers’ and Embracing Indigenous Stories

Amanda Peters’ newest novel, “The Berry Pickers,” is all about cause and effect.

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The Books We’re Most Thankful for: A Gratitude Practice

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we’re celebrating this holiday season by sharing the books that we’re most grateful for.

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So You Want to Read Fantasy

So, you want to read fantasy. You couldn’t have picked a better genre to explore.

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What the Hell Happened: ‘Now and Then’ is the Beatles’ Last Bow

“Now and Then” serves as the Beatles’ last bow, and nods to both the beauty of their past musical legacy and the bright future of audio technology.

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Christine Coulson Speaks on Writing and Art Museums at Beacon Hill Books

Coulson’s work is sure to invite readers to keep this idea in mind and reconsider how museums tell stories about their art.

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Artist Profile: ‘cari can read’ on BookTube and the Joy of Reading

In an interview with The Harvard Crimson, Cakes discussed how she entered the book space, social media’s effects on the publishing sphere, and advice for young professionals looking to pursue what they love.