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【Behind The Beat】白人們,還喜歡我的表演嗎?談Little Brother的《The Minstrel Show》

在進到今天的主題:Little Brother的《The Minstrel Show》之前,不曉得大家對於「The Minstrel Show」了不了解?<p>所謂的「The Minstrel Show」,在中文大多翻譯為「(白人)黑臉走唱秀」。顧名思義,就是由白人將臉塗黑,扮成黑人所進行的一種藝術表演形式。這樣的藝術表演啟源於19世紀中旬,並且由湯瑪士<p><b>・</b>達特茅斯<p><b>・</b>萊斯(Thomas Dartmouth Rice)所發揚光大。在「The Minstrel Show」中,經常將黑人呈現為懶惰成性、愚昧且迷信、渾渾噩噩過日子、樂天知命、喜愛音樂的形象,並透過舞台上的喜劇、音樂演奏和安排好的演出橋段,將黑 …

Solve Your Dry Skin Problem With These 5 Easy Hacks

A humidifier can be a godsend for dry skin and can work its magic while you snooze. Celebrity esthetician Renée Rouleau told Byrdie that with a …

9 Ways Glitter Freckles Can Actually Enhance Your Beauty Routine

With 2016 already gone (boy, bye!), it’s time to embrace the new year by upgrading our beauty game. While 2016 did bring us stellar beauty looks that we’ll continue to use *way* into this year (lookin’ at you, glitter strobing), 2017 is already winning us over with some standout trends. Glitter …

冰島女性收入低男性 14%,於是她們決定提前 14% 下班|女人迷 Womany

性別不平等的現象長期以來在世界各個角落發生,而職場上的歧視待遇一直是被討論的現象。即使是在公認性別平等指數最高的國家冰島裡,女人還沒獲得跟男人同等的工資。因此,冰島女性開始站上街頭,一次又一次為自己爭取權益和福利,讓我們一起來看走在性別平等前端的冰島人民,如何在一片性別不平等的聲浪中,走出自己的路。 …

終身成就!梅莉史翠普的金球獎演講:做一個能說話的人,就該為他人發聲|女人迷 Womany

2017 金球獎頒獎典禮熱播中,《樂來越愛你》囊括諸多大獎,艾瑪史東獲音樂喜劇類影后,雷恩葛斯林獲音樂喜劇類影帝,同時,也想與你分享拿下終身成就獎的梅莉史翠普感言,藉由她的聲音的視角,我們反思時代現況,應允自己做一個同理心的人,應允自己做一個看見弱勢的人,應允自己做一個有能力行動的人。<p>2017 金球 …

【陳雪專欄】婚姻,讓我有能力從傷裡痊癒|女人迷 Womany

Northern Ireland is pitched into crisis by the resignation of Martin McGuinness

The deputy first minister’s departure comes as the region faces simmering frustration with the political settlement, and a looming shock from …

UK Christmas retail: the winners and losers

The festive season is traditionally a lucrative one for retailers – but which emerged best this year?<p>The weeks leading up to Christmas are traditionally lucrative for high street and online stores but they also reveal which retailers are faring better than others. This year most of the biggest …

Five signs this week that the UK economy is thriving post-Brexit

It has been some week for the economy. The FSTE 100 has hit historic highs, UK industry has been described as "booming back to life" and a string of Britain's biggest shops have revealed that they enjoyed huge success over Christmas.<p>In all, it's not quite the economic collapse of which we were so …

Brexit doesn't have to be a disaster for universities

We’ve mapped the impact of Brexit and although there are changes ahead, this doesn’t mean all is lost<p>At the Higher Education Policy Institute (Hepi), we have worked with London Economics and Kaplan International on the most detailed and sophisticated econometric modelling yet undertaken on how …

Russia waging information war against Sweden, study finds

Swedish Institute of International Affairs accuses Russia of using fake news and false documents to influence opinion<p>Sweden’s most authoritative foreign policy institute has accused Russia of using fake news, false documents and disinformation as part of a coordinated campaign to influence public …

How Branding 'The Small Business Way' Got My Company Out Of Debt

Is it just me or are failure and debt a prerequisite to being a successful small business owner?<p>In 2011 I started a company with my graphic design husband with little knowledge of the industry: he was the creative, and I, “the business.” In retrospect our fearlessness was largely out of ignorance …

面試官問"what did you make..."不是問做過哪些事!10句英文,讓你面試談出好薪水 - 商業周刊

過年後常是轉職或求職的好時機,若你已進入面試程序也覺得與主管相談甚歡,似乎很有希望,但尚未談到薪水之前,一切都還是個未知數。談薪資也很可能是其中一項決定成敗的關鍵,價碼喊太高讓人覺得你不懂行情;而開得過低,又會覺得自己吃悶虧滿腹怨言,因此談薪資絕對是不可大意的一步。<p>有趣的是,為了讓主管先有個底,通常 …

Assuring EU citizens of right to stay 'would lose UK negotiating capital'

Home Office says in letter that it cannot give unilateral assurances until status of Britons in other EU countries is protected<p>The UK would lose “negotiating capital” in Europe if it unilaterally granted EU citizens the right to remain after Brexit, the government has said.<p>In a letter to a group of …

Fears of a 'massive' global property price fall amid 'dangerous' conditions and market slow-down

Property prices have climbed to dangerous levels in several advanced economies, raising the risk of massive price falls if markets overheat, according to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD).<p>Catherine Mann, the OECD’s chief economist, said the think-tank was monitoring …

Poverty in the UK is a grim, growing reality. But there are rays of light too | Frances Ryan

Across the country, ordinary people are giving their time and money to ensure that others get the food, clothing and advice they so desperately need<p>Walk into a food bank over Christmas or new year and “hope” probably isn’t the word that springs to mind. Sadness, yes. Shame, maybe. Or anger that in …

致總在身後的家人:是你們讓我放手一搏,追尋自己的人生|女人迷 Womany

Burt's Bees Lipstick in Blush Basin Review | Allure

<b>HOW IT LOOKS/FEELS:</b><p>The creamy lip bullet glides on smoothly, imparts rich color as it moisturizes lips, and has a pretty, satin finish. The packaging is made from 60 percent recycled plastic.<p><b>WHY WE LIKE IT:</b><p>Considering how often we mindlessly lick our lips during the day, we have probably ingested a …

Brexit vote sparks rush of British Jews seeking Portuguese passports

More Sephardic Jews are applying for citizenship of Portugal under law making amends for expulsion centuries ago<p>The UK’s decision to leave the European Union has fuelled an 80-fold increase in the number of British Sephardic Jews seeking Portuguese citizenship under a recent law intended to make …

Harry Potter Makeup Brushes: Everything You Need to Know

We told you back in October about indie beauty brand Storybook Cosmetics's Harry Potter makeup brushes. They looked like little wands, to have you ready to cast spells on your makeup. The Internet went <i>crazy</i> for them, and they sold out quickly. Now, the brand is back with revamped brush sets …

Intolerant post-Brexit Britain: history shows we can be better than this | Hugh Muir

The surge in hate crimes after 23 June stands in stark contrast to the decency shown to black GIs in the UK during the second world war<p>Are we the nation suggested by the 41% spike in hate crimes that followed the Brexit vote? Where non-white Britons are abused in the street and people harangued for …

凱爾特虎嘯:愛爾蘭的百年追求

2017跨年前夕,敘利亞反抗軍表示:如果政府繼續違規,停火協議作廢

就在大家準備迎接2017年之際,原本以為敘利亞可以在俄國與土耳其協議的停火協議下好好過日子,沒想到今日再度傳出,當地反抗軍幾股勢力聯合發表聲明指出,「如果大馬士革政府軍力與盟軍持續違反停火協議,該份停火協議將會作廢無效。」<p>《路透社》報導,反叛軍聯合聲明指出,特別是在大馬士革西北部地區,政府軍與盟軍還是持續進攻。政府與反抗軍簽署的似乎是兩份不同版本的協議,其中一份少了「一定數量不存在協商空間的關鍵與重點。」但該份聲明並未說明細節。<p>自從停火協議週五(12/30)生效以來,敘利亞部分地區還是傳出零星交火與空襲。敘利亞人權瞭望台組織(Syrian Observatory for Human Right …

Siberian city in shock after Russian bath lotion deaths

Aftershave, anti-freeze, window cleaner and now bath lotion - just some of the things people in Russia turn to when vodka is too expensive. But when …

【SoHo Interview】ORIKAMI:The simpler, the better |女人迷 Womany

An interview series of New York correspondent Nick Hsu, gathering different stories of the New Yorkers, inviting us to probe deeper into a brand new A …

Unexploded British WW2 bomb forces Christmas Day evacuation of more than 50,000 from German city

More than 50,000 people in the southern German city of Augsburg were forced to abandon their Christmas presents and decorations on Christmas Day, as they evacuated to allow authorities disarm a 1.8 tonne bomb dropped by the British during World War 2.<p>Much of Augsburg's historic center was destroyed …

What is productivity and why is the UK's so poor?

Productivity has barely grown in the UK since the financial crisis, and now lags 35% behind Germany and 30% behind the US<p>The shortfall in productivity compared with other developed economies has long been Britain’s economic achilles heel. It is a problem that Conservative and Labour chancellors …

【MBA 人物專訪】Tiffany:被夢想叫醒的生活,真的有可能|女人迷 Womany

由 Sabina 帶來的 MBA 人物專訪,替我們集結精彩的 MBA 人物故事,我們曾聽過 Doreen 從 MIT 走到 Google 東京、 喜美 Duke Fuqua 商學院的旅程,這次來聽聽 Tiffany 談夢想這條路,去走所有你願意走的路,做一個每天早上都能被夢想喚醒的人。(推薦閱讀:誰 …

美國職場觀察:先別急著在職場上「做自己」|女人迷 Womany