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  • Contemporary Art From India At The Benton Museum

    Contemporary Art From India At The Benton Museum
    In what now seems like an amazingly prescient move, the William Benton Museum at the University of Connecticut began seriously collecting contemporary art from India in 2004. That was the year the museum mounted a show called "Masala: Diversity and Democracy in South Asian Art," which garnered a rave review by Holland Cotter in the New York Times.
  • News of the Weird: A Piece of the Action

    News of the Weird: A Piece of the Action
    “Fantasy sports” are hugely popular, but when fans “draft” players for their teams, they “own” only the players' statistics. Recently, Wall Street and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs created Fantex Holdings, which will...

    News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos

    News of the Weird: Norway's Battle Against Chaos
    Norwegian public television (NRK), which introduced the now-legendary continuous, live log-burning show (12 hours long, with “color commentary” on the historical and cultural importance of fire), scheduled a new program for this week in its...

    Sports TV and radio: Saturday's 8/23 log (updated Friday AM)

    7 a.m.    Golf: Czech Masters third round (in Prague).--Golf 7:40 a.m.    Soccer: English Premier League: Newcastle at Aston Villa.--NBCSN 8 a.m.    Motorsports: Formula One Belgian Grand Prix qualifying.--CNBC 8 a.m.    Motorsports: FIM World Motocross...

    IFP Taps Focus Features Exec for Made in NY Media Center

    Independent Filmmakers Project -- the New York-based nonprofit that runs the Made in NY Media Center, the cross-industry hub that opened in October -- has appointed former Focus Features executive Gordon Ampel as the center's managing director. Ampel...