10 historic games for Assassin’s Creed fans

The Assassins Creed Games are masters in the art of incorporating real life story into their games while keeping them fun to play. They take a lot of liberties and add more fantastic elements, but that’s what makes it fun. RELATED: 10 Games You Didn’t Realize Were Spiritual Successors Of …

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HED COVER: The Maestro & The Movement

“Bernstein’s Wall” will be screened Saturday afternoon at Aspen Filmfest. (Courtesy of Aspen Film) Leonard Bernstein was a proud warrior of social justice who sought – on and off his conductor’s podium – to change the world. Yes, he was arguably the most important American musician of the 20th century, …

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Odipe takes the stage in Berlin

BERLIN – “The city stinks of death in its streets,” laments the chorus in Sophocles’s “Oedipus Rex”. Thebes is in the grip of a deadly plague. The king summons a prophet to guess the will of the gods, who accuses the monarch, “You are the damned polluter of this earth. …

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Gagarin is an ingenious and artisanal show

Newsletter: FT Weekend Get weekend inspiration with the best of life, arts and culture. Delivered every Saturday morning. In Gagarin’s opening moments, the view through a cheap telescope is Earthbound – of the scattered inhabitants of Cité Gagarine, a modernist slab of social housing in Ivry-sur-Seine, southeast of Paris. But …

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Auguste Wibo and the anonymous attraction of art

In a recent conversation for this magazine, author Samuel R. Delany discusses the bygone era of cruising in New York, remembering with the artist Jonathan Lyndon Chase about the time when the metropolis was a garden of earthly delights and anonymous sex. Delany remembers the city’s porn theaters, piers and …

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