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Sam Shepard Was One of the Good Ones
Sam Shepard was not just a master of the theatre. Driven by passion and a profound understanding of the world, he redefined what it meant to be an excellent artist.
Albert Namatjira: Bridging the Divide
Through the gift of art, Albert Namatjira brought harmony in the unity of two cultures at odds with each other for centuries. Let us never forget the lesson his work teaches us.
The Unreal World of Henry Darger
By day, he was a janitor, lowly and ignored. But by night, Henry Darger worked to create one of the most epic fantasy tales in literary history.
Marjane Satrapi: True Perspective
“The only person who stops you from being free is ourselves. Nobody can take your freedom. I mean, I have lived in a dictatorship. I know what I am talking about.”
Sylvia Plath: Think and Feel
The darkness that surrounded Sylvia Plath was simultaneously responsible for some of the greatest art of the 20th century, and for stealing it away.