Melisa Zekaj

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Philosophy’s gender bias: For too long, scholars say, women have been ignored.

<i>Generations of college students know philosophy as a subject dominated by the writings of men, from ancient Greece onward. The stereotypical figure in its history: Sage with beard.</i><p><i>In recent decades, scholars of English literature and other fields have pushed to broaden their curriculum through the</i> …

Duke University

Is having a loving family an unfair advantage?

<i>Plato famously wanted to abolish the family and put children into care of the state. Some still think the traditional family has a lot to answer for,</i> …

How Frida Kahlo's bright, beautiful garden inspired her

In 1953 Frida Kahlo was preparing for an exhibition, drawing invitations on rose-pink pieces of card from her sick bed. It was an exciting moment for the 46-year-old artist, who had painted almost every day since a trolley-car accident had put an end to her medical studies two months after her 18th …

The Night Cafe - An immersive tribute to Vincent van Gogh

<i>The Night Cafe</i> is an immersive VR environment that allows you to explore the world of Vincent van Gogh first hand. Take a moment to enjoy his iconic …

Vincent Van Gogh

Artist Paints The Human Body In Ways You Cannot Imagine

This is the talented Alexa Meade, a painter who creates extraordinary paintings by using the human body as her primary canvas.<p>Her work is almost …

Ghostly Photographs That Will Haunt Your Dreams

Just over a year ago, photographer Christopher McKenney trekked into a silent forest with nothing but a sheet, a chair, a frame and his camera. With …