Monthly Archives: May 2012

Carolina Performing Arts’ Emil Kang Bakes Rich Centenary Cake for Rite of Spring’s 100th

Raucous rhythmic explosion of 1913 revisited with panoramic celebration Eleven works to be premiered, two conferences scheduled in grand tribute to music’s modernist breakthrough Distinguished artists from Yo Yo Ma to NYC’s Brooklyn Rider Quartet will dazzle onstage It’s a … Continue reading

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New York Historical Society Shows How City Busted Smallpox

Documents Include George Washington Order to Vaccinate Troops Grotesque Scourge Ended With Resolute City Wide Action Mystery of Why it Worked in Original Form Unsolved The current wave of rebellion against vaccinations doesn’t seem to show any signs of weakening, … Continue reading

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