Thursday, January 29, 2015
Several European authors are scheduled to attend the 2015 Taipei International Book Exhibition in February to meet local readers, organizers announced Wednesday.
Chinese filmmaker Zhao Qi is not a newcomer to the Sundance Film Festival. He's had four films here in the last five years. That's pretty impressive, for the uninitiated.
When the Spanish city of Malaga wanted to clean up its sleazy portside district, it called in the painters — big international names in the street art movement.
Tom Cruise's Tajik and Russian are on the way out in Tajikistan where state television has made English — without subtitles — the preferred lingo to boost opportunity in the impoverished former Soviet state.
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
The Church of Scientology has lashed out at a film about the controversial group at the Sundance Film Festival, calling it false and based on “obsessive, disgruntled former Church members.”
Oscar hopes for “Birdman” got an enormous updraft over the weekend with big wins from the acting and producing guilds, possibly sending the comedy soaring over the perceived Academy Awards front-runner “Boyhood.”
Researchers looking for the remains of Spanish writer Miguel de Cervantes said Monday they found part of a casket at a Madrid convent bearing the initials of the “Don Quixote” author.
The author of a best-seller about Twitter is working on an investigative book about the black market website Silk Road.
Broadway theaters are shuttering as a snowstorm blasts the city.
Tom Petty has earned a writing credit on Sam Smith's megahit “Stay With Me” for its similarities to his song “I Won't Back Down.”