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  1. Weekly Poem: 'Georgi Borrisov in Paris' by John Balaban

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  3. Conversation: Brooke Gladstone's 'The Influencing Machine'

  4. Author Oscar Hijuelos Tackles His Toughest Subject: Himself

  5. U.S. Athletes Are Part of the Art at the 2011 Venice Biennale

  6. The Real Life Drama of Being a Playwright

  7. Weekly Poem: 'Home Brew' by Tony Barnstone

  8. Marsalis Pays Homage to Jazz's Past by Ensuring Its Future

  9. Smithsonian Exhibit Looks at 50 Years of Space Art

  10. San Francisco Exhibit Reunites Gertrude Stein's Remarkable Art Collection

  11. Blind Boys of Alabama Go Country for New Album

  12. Former Poet Laureate Pinsky: Poetry 'Too Fundamental, Large' to Need Advocate

  13. Los Angeles Artist Finds Inspiration in Everyday Places, Things

  14. The Quiet, Strange World of Moby

  15. 'Life on Mars' Author Explores Humans' Relationship With the Universe

  16. Tracy K. Smith Reads From 'Life of Mars'

  17. 'The Interrupters' Confronts Chicago's Gang Violence

  18. Weekly Poem: 'These Arms of Mine' by David Kirby

  19. Conversation: Karen Russell, Author of 'Swamplandia!'

  20. Philadelphia 'Health for Sale' Exhibit Retraces Medicinal History in Vintage Ads

  21. The Death of an Architectural Myth

  22. Weekly Poem by Heather Hartley

  23. Roger Rosenblatt Returns for Continuing Conversation on Craft of Writing

  24. For 'Mission Bell', Amos Lee Enriches His Songwriting with Star Power

  25. Suspenseful Story of Justice System and Friendship in "Better This World"

  26. Poet CD Wright Weaves History, Reporting, Storytelling in Verse

  27. Poet C.D. Wright Reads From 'One With Others'

  28. The Mysterious World of 'Marwencol'

  29. Coming of Age in a Time of War

  30. Weekly Poem: 'Miracle Blanket' by Erika Meitner

  31. Denis Villeneuve, Director of 'Incendies'

  32. Morgan Spurlock's Biggest Sales Pitch

  33. Worship Band Hillsong UNITED Finds a Following

  34. 'Where Children Sleep': An Intimate Portrayal of How Children Live

  35. Jennifer Egan, Kay Ryan Among Pulitzer Prize Winners

  36. Weekly Poem: 'Love Poem' by Dora Malech

  37. Conversation: Novelist Howard Jacobson

  38. Lincoln Assassination Film 'The Conspirator' Raises Timely Justice Questions

  39. Mike Daisey's One-Man Show Examines Hidden Cost of Personal Technology

  40. Weekly Poem: 'Greed and Fear Index:' by Daniel Khalastchi

  41. Director A. Sayeeda Clarke Discusses Her Film 'White'

  42. Conversation: Marina Abramovic

  43. Iowa Writers' Workshop, Famous for Training Top Writers, Turns 75

  44. Avett Brothers Make Bluegrass a Family Affair

  45. Weekly Poem: 'Paper Kisses, Paper Moon' by Haines Eason

  46. Tea Obreht Reads From Her Novel, 'The Tiger's Wife'

  47. Conversation: Tea Obreht, Author of 'The Tiger's Wife'

  48. 'The History of American Graffiti': From Subway to Gallery

  49. Artist Maira Kalman Makes Sense of a Crazy World

  50. Weekly Poem: 'The Virtues of Birds' by Craig Morgan Teicher

  51. Playwright Lanford Wilson Discusses His Ozark Roots

  52. Boyz II Men Reflect on 20 Years

  53. Iowa Writers' Workshop Student Alex Walton Reads a Poem

  54. Iowa Writers' Workshop Student Jessica Laser Reads a Poem

  55. Poetry as a Weapon of War in Afghanistan

  56. Film Legend Elizabeth Taylor Dies at Age 79

  57. Music Videos at SXSW: The New Pornographer's "Moves"

  58. Music Videos at SXSW: Maximum Balloon's "Groove Me"

  59. Music Videos at SXSW: Jeremy Messersmith's "Tatooine"

  60. Weekly Poem: 'The Mascot of Beavercreek High Breaks Her Silence'

  61. Photographer Documents Wisconsin's Disappearing Taverns as 'Cultural Identity'

  62. Actress, Playwright Aditi Brennan Kapil on Her Global, Local Influences

  63. SXSW Trade Show: 60 Second Pitches

  64. Slide Show: Craig Colorusso's 'Sun Boxes'

  65. Stories from SXSW: Interaction Design and Music

  66. SXSW: Filmmaker Robyn Girard Unites Deaf and Hearing Audiences

  67. Weekly Poem: 'Distal' by Carol Ann Davis

  68. Minn. Sculptor Zoran Mojsilov Puts Big Rocks 'on a Diet' to Hone Human Forms

  69. Artist Alexa Meade's Canvas Is the Human Body

  70. Tracy Letts and Pam MacKinnon

  71. Charles Wright on Poetry as a 'Reason for Living'

  72. Khaled Mattawa Reads 'Fifty April Years'

  73. 'Parazit' Fuses Iranian Politics and Comedy

  74. Extended Interview: Kambiz Hosseini and Saman Arbabi of 'Parazit'

  75. Weekly Poem: 'Where Shadows Will'

  76. Oscar Nominations for Short Film (Animated)

  77. Weekly Poem: 'Meditation at the County Landfill'

  78. Bassist Esperanza Spalding Scores Best New Artist Grammy

  79. Weekly Poem: 'Nightcrawler Buys a Woman a Drink'

  80. Andrew Altschul, Joshua Ferris and Hannah Tinti, Part 2 of 2

  81. Conversation: Academy Award-winning Sound

  82. Mashup Artist Gregg Gillis Talks About Girl Talk

  83. Andrew Altschul, Joshua Ferris and Hannah Tinti, Part 1 of 2

  84. Slideshow: Artists In Dialogue at the Museum of African Art

  85. Poet Charles Wright Reads His Work

  86. Artist Sketches the Daily Commute in Washington

  87. Weekly Poem: 'Poem in Which I Fail to Appear'

  88. Author Joyce Carol Oates on Widowhood's 'World of Absurdity'

  89. Joyce Carol Oates Reads From 'A Widow's Story'

  90. Journalist, Author Roger Rosenblatt Outlines His 4 Reasons to Write

  91. Football With a Side of Art

  92. Roger Rosenblatt Reads From 'Unless It Moves the Human Heart'

  93. In Chaos of Post-Earthquake Haiti, Artists Create Poetry Amid Rubble

  94. Extended Interview With Evelyne Trouillot

  95. Four Carrefour Poets

  96. Evelyne Trouillot Reads 'Tanpri (Please)'

  97. Franketienne Breaks Into Song

  98. Weekly Poem: 'Together'

  99. Conversation: Jennifer Egan

  100. Conversation: Lorrie Moore

  101. Abigail Washburn Uses Banjo as Tool for Diplomacy

  102. Photographer Alec Soth on a Life of Approaching Strangers

  103. In Haiti, Writer Kwame Dawes Tells of Quake Aftermath Through Poetry

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  105. Profile of Boise, Idaho-based Poet Karena Youtz

  106. Paul Newman's Philanthropic Efforts Posthumously Hit $300 Million Milestone

  107. Gary Trudeau Reflects on 40 Years of Drawing 'Doonesbury'

  108. Kevin 'KAL' Kallaugher

  109. More With Gary Trudeau

  110. Conversation: Patti Smith

  111. Patti Smith Reads From "Just Kids"

  112. Trey McIntyre Project Finds Dance Partner in Boise

  113. A Trey McIntyre Dance in the Snow

  114. Extended Interview With Trey McIntyre

  115. A Dance by the Trey McIntyre Project

  116. Conversation: The Books

  117. The Books on Books

  118. Conversation: Chuck Close, Christopher Finch

  119. Conversation: Novelist Richard Russo

  120. Retrospective of a Street Photographer

  121. New Anthology Traces Rap's Lyrical Journey, Its Poetic Roots

  122. Extended Interview: Rapper Common talks to Jeffrey Brown

  123. Conversation: Andrew Jarecki, Director of "All Good Things"

  124. Composer Stephen Sondheim's Life, Times and Rhymes

  125. Full Interview: Stephen Sondheim

  126. Voices of Destiny Perform at How Sweet the Sound

  127. The Men of Valor Perform at How Sweet the Sound

  128. W.S. Merwin Reads 'The Nomad Flute'

  129. Director Amir Bar-Lev Tells 'The Tillman Story' in New Documentary

  130. Rosanne Cash Sings 'Seven Year Ache'

  131. Rosanne Cash Sings 'Girl From the North Country'

  132. Conversation: Phylicia Rashad and Marcus Gardley of "every tongue confess"

  133. Minnesota Photographer Soth Finds Beauty in the Unexpected

  134. Slideshow: 'Hide/Seek' at the National Portrait Gallery

  135. Conversation: Kurtis Blow on 'The Anthology of Rap'

  136. Art Program Aims to Help Children Affected by AIDS

  137. Nicholas Carr's 'The Shallows: What the Internet Is Doing to Our Brains'

  138. James Gavin, Author of "Stormy Weather: The Life of Lena Horne"

  139. Director Yael Hersonski Puts New Lens on 'A Film Unfinished'

  140. Joseph O'Neill, Author of 'Netherland'

  141. Chad Troutwine, 'Freakonomics' Producer

  142. Conversation: Painter John Currin

  143. National Book Award-Winning Poet Hayes Reads 'Lighthead'

  144. Conversation: Lucy Walker

  145. Sound Artist Christopher Janney Makes Music for the Public Arena

  146. Conversation: Historian Simon Schama

  147. Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

  148. War Photographer Tim Hetherington Captures Combat and Downtime in 'Infidel'

  149. Photographer Tim Hetherington Talks About Medal of Honor Recipient Salvatore Giunta

  150. Cleopatra Continues to Capture Imaginations, 2,000 Years Later

  151. Stacy Schiff Reads From 'Cleopatra: a Life'

  152. It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's 'The 99'

  153. Conversation: Alex Ross' 'Listen to This'

  154. Peter Matthiessen Reflects on a Life in Words

  155. Conversation with Alaa al Aswany

  156. Mike Birbiglia's Comedy: A Means to an End

  157. Conversation: William Kentridge

  158. Sebastian Ruth, Community MusicWorks Founder and MacArthur Fellow

  159. Conversation: Nicole Krauss' 'Great House'

  160. Conversation: MacArthur Fellow, Sculptor Elizabeth Turk

  161. Esperanza Spalding Takes on Dual Role in Jazz

  162. 'Little Fly' by Esperanza Spalding

  163. Esperanza Spalding Explains Her Song, 'Little Fly'

  164. W.S. Merwin on Becoming the New Poet Laureate

  165. A Conversation with Director Judd Apatow

  166. Haitian-American Author Danticat on Feeling Guilt for Luxury of Creating Art

  167. 'California Is a Place' Still Reeling From Recession

  168. Onetime Teacher, Student Find Success as Composer, Violinist

  169. Franzen Explores the Post-9/11 Family in 'Freedom'

  170. Hilary Hahn Plays Sarabande in D Minor by Bach

  171. Nicholas Benson, 2010 MacArthur Fellow

  172. $12 Million for Lehman Art at First of Two Auctions

  173. Facebook's Zuckerberg Lands in the Spotlight Amid Movie Flak, School Donation

  174. Art Collection Could Prove Shrewd Investment for Lehman Brothers

  175. Author Shteyngart Envisions Love Amid Ruins of a Collapsed America

  176. Musical Legend Hancock Fuses Jazz, Global Rhythms

  177. Texas Poet Twists Newsprint Into Prose

  178. New Orleans' Jazz Still Hurt, Inspired by Katrina

  179. 'Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing' Exhibit Puts Apollo Theater in Spotlight

  180. In Indianapolis, an Outdoors Dose of Whimsy

  181. Rosanne Cash Lists Influences in New Memoir

  182. Sting Puts New Classical Edge on Original Rock Hits

  183. Chapin Sisters: Not Your Father's Folk

  184. Mark Twain's Autobiography to be Unveiled

  185. Remembering West Virginia Sen. Robert C. Byrd, the Fiddler

  186. Nashville Stages Comeback, Following Floods

  187. New Place in the Spotlight for Bluegrass Musician Dave Rawlings

  188. Garden Roots of Emily Dickinson's Poetry

  189. Art Theft Expert: '90% Chance' Stolen Paintings Will Surface

  190. Josh Ritter Performs 'The Curse'

  191. Josh Ritter on Songwriting, Literary Influences

  192. Remembering Groundbreaking Jazz Icon, Actress Lena Horne

  193. OK Go's Damian Kulash

  194. Musical Tribute to Corporate Enron Scandal Collapses on Broadway

  195. Classic Poems Turn Lyrical on Natalie Merchant's New Album

  196. Pulitzer-Winner Fiore Puts Modern Mark on Political Cartooning

  197. NBA's Shaq Sizes Up Art World, With Works Large and Small

  198. With 'Avatar' in Oscar Contention, What's the Future for 3-D Films?

  199. Over the Olympics, Art Lights Vancouver's Nights

  200. Musician Ruben Blades Blends Activism with Afro-Cuban Rhythm