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Science of Happiness Professors Release Class-Based Book

Science of Happiness Professors Release Class-Based Book

Adriana Tapia, Contributing Writer

April 19, 2017


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If you can't take the "Science of Happiness" course, don't worry — the professors behind it have published a book based on the class.

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‘Cezanne et Moi’ Brings to Life the Friendship of Two Great Artists

‘Cezanne et Moi’ Brings to Life the Friendship of Two Great Artists

Tristen Calderon, Staff Writer

April 3, 2017


Filed under ARTS, Film

A new French film follows the sometimes volatile relationship between the Impressionist painter Paul Cézanne and novelist Émile Zola.

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“Here I Am” Is Here and Now

“Here I Am” Is Here and Now

Alexandra Pierson, Theater and Books Editor

December 5, 2016


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Distinguished Writer-in-Residence Jonathan Safran Foer brought his energy and unorthodoxy to his reading of his new novel "Here I Am" last week.

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When Reporters Become Their Own Stories

When Reporters Become Their Own Stories

Khrysgiana Pineda, Staff Writer

November 28, 2016


Filed under ARTS, Books

Washington Post journalist and reporter Wesley Lowery's new novel recounts the stunning reality of injustice surrounding protests focused on racial injustice — especially the Black Lives Matter protests.

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Journalist chronicles student startup

Journalist chronicles student startup

Dhriti Tandon

October 20, 2014


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In his book “More Awesome than Money,” New York Times journalist Jim Dwyer penned the journey of four NYU ‘10 alumni Daniel Grippi, Maxwell Salzberg, Raphael Sofaer and Ilya Zhitomirskiy, who attempted to create a new social network tool called Diaspora.

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Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists launch book on police corruption

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists launch book on police corruption

March 11, 2014


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Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative journalists Wendy Ruderman and Barbara Laker visited NYU’s Arthur L. Carter Journalism Institute on March 10 to discuss the story of their book, “Busted: A Tale of Corruption and Betrayal in the City of Brotherly Love,” which launches today. Ruderman ...

‘Tokyo Adorned’ author unearths street style

‘Tokyo Adorned’ author unearths street style

March 5, 2014


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Since the late ’90s, Japanese street style has been noted for its whimsical and unique style. It has become a source of inspiration for new trends. In such a formal and reserved society, fashion was one of the few outlets through which people could let loose, go wild and wear crazy, funky style...

Author remembers Timekeeper in debut novel, students reflect on legacy

Author remembers Timekeeper in debut novel, students reflect on legacy

March 3, 2014


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NYU’S beloved past Timekeeper John Votta is the inspiration for a character in a new book. “The Skinwalker’s Apprentice,” published Feb. 24, is the first of author Claribel Ortega’s  planned trilogy, “Empire Witch Series.” Votta used to stand at the corner of Washington Place and Washi...

Steinhardt professor’s book shines light on WWII nurses

Steinhardt professor’s book shines light on WWII nurses

November 11, 2013


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While glorifying war stories about soldiers is a familiar trend, Steinhardt professor of nursing Elizabeth Norman set out to tell the fascinating lives of an often forgotten group of war heroes. On Oct. 29, Random House publication republished a paperback edition of Norman’s book, “We Band of...

Kosher cook queen gives creative advice at book release

Kosher cook queen gives creative advice at book release

October 30, 2012


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The best piece of advice that Susie Fishbein, world-famous kosher cook and author, can give us is that good cooks don’t need cookbooks. “The key is to cook intuitively,” she said at the start of the Tuesday book release of the 8th edition of her book, “Kosher by Design Cooking Coach.” “...

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