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NYU London student wins U.K. poetry slam

NYU London student wins U.K. poetry slam

March 19, 2013


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Tisch junior Amy Leon has only been in London since January but has enjoyed a fast rise to fame in the London spoken word poetry scene. Leon has become the first American to win a local U.K. poetry slam. Leon's start in the London poetry scene as an open microphone performer began at an event titled...

Students at NYU London get into the holiday spirit

Students at NYU London get into the holiday spirit

December 11, 2012


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Live BlogLONDON — With roasting chestnuts, glistening lights in the trees and tinsel in the square, London is in the Christmas spirit, and some of the NYU London students cannot help but join in. NYU London freshman Samantha Chong explained that canadian viagrathe yuletide gay made her feel more at home. “W...

Florence embraces historical prestige, offers modernity

Florence embraces historical prestige, offers modernity

October 10, 2012


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FLORENCE — The small city of Florence is well-known for being the birthplace of the Renaissance. To the outsider, it seems the city that once initiated a cultural movement is now a fossilized museum, destined to remain a showcase for tourists. And attract tourists it does — more than 900 million...