‘Woman’ Is An Ambitious Attempt To Capture Four Centuries of Being

womanAmerican History of an Ideaby Lillian Fadermanillustrated. 571 pages. Yale University Press. $32.50. We’ve come a long way, baby. Maybe? This is the general sentiment evoked in Lillian Faderman’s “Woman: An American History of an Idea,” an ambitious attempt to describe the changing state of being a woman in this country over the past four …

‘Peter Grimes’ Review: Opera Stars Capture an Omicron-Battered Vienna

VIENNA – Every time I open Instagram these days, I see an ad for “Hamilton”. Once a destination musical that required months of planning or deep pockets, now algorithmically spreading the word that last-minute tickets are up for grabs, no need for the #Ham4Ham lottery. like this live performance status The Omicron variant elevates shows …

Investors Capture Metaverse Real Estate in a Virtual Land Explosion

Justin Bieber held a live concert this month, but the show wasn’t in a stadium or arena. Like recent performances by Ariana Grande, the Weeknd, and Travis Scott, this concert was held in the metaverse, the online world that transforms the corners of the internet into immersive, four-dimensional experiences. Fans from all over the world …

Google Pixel 6 Review: Playing Capture with iPhone

As the maker of Android, the world’s most widely used phone software, Google has dreamed of making a best-selling phone that rivals the gold standard for half a decade. iphone. Google’s Pixel phones consistently received positive reviews, but lukewarm sales due to one major weakness: They relied on off-the-shelf parts from other companies. As a …

Victorian Poet Trying to Capture Everyday Life in His Own Poetry

Another strength of the biography is the clever comparison between Barrett Browning’s care for pets (especially the often-abducted Spanish Flush, famous for his pseudo-epic biography of Virginia Woolf) and his care for his servants. Both were alarmed, both read; But when the chips went down, employers’ whims always eclipsed the needs of employees. In that …