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The Encounter: How Young Vladimir Nabokov Met the Love of His Life and Won Her Over with a Poem

“Longing, and mystery, and delight…”<p>On May 8, 1923, a young woman appeared before a young man — an emerging poet — at an émigré charity ball in Berlin. Wearing a black Harlequin demi-mask she refused to lower, she proceeded to produce a verse from one of his poems, which she had clipped from the …

War on Shakespeare: ACTA and National Association of Scholars should promote the humanities, not just the bard.

<i>This</i> <b>article</b> <i>originally appeared on</i> <b>Inside Higher Ed.</b><p><i>“Were it so … that some little profit might be reaped (which God knows is very little) out of some</i> …

Solar

Our work on Renewables<p><b>Renewables 2017</b> <i><br>Released October 2017</i><br>Explore the key findings from our latest report on renewables, including market analysis …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Style<p>The rising star dishes on fame and wears the 5 freshest summer style swerves you should try.<p>By Samuel Hine1 day agoView More<p>Best Stuff<p>We wheeled …

Lifestyle

15 Outfit Ideas for New Year's Celebrations 2015

Maybe your company holiday party has already passed, but there’s another occasion to dress up for not too far away: New Year’s. Even if you’re not …

Garrett Leight California Optical 2015 Spring/Summer Lookbook

Inspired by the retro glamor of summer holidays at the beach, Garrett Leight California<p>Inspired by the retro glamor of summer holidays at the beach, Garrett Leight California Optical‘s new collection exudes a relaxed style in a palette of pastel shades. Inspired by the idea of timeless getaways, …

11 Habits of People With Healthy Hair

1<p>They get regular haircuts.<p>All of the experts agree—avoiding the salon is counterproductive to growing out your hair. “The ends are drying and …

Photo by @shonephoto (Robbie Shone) - An elderly Nubian woman from a nomadic tribe of the Bayuda Desert, north of Khartoum. Like her early Nubian ancestors, she wears clothes made from linen fibres, and many items of gold jewellery, including a nose ring, bracelets, and rings on her fingers.

19 things all wedding guests should remember

It’s the start of wedding season! The season where sales of floral dresses skyrocket, everyone becomes immune to the taste of cheap fizzy wine and …

Weddings

The Week in Review: Riots in Baltimore

Freddie Gray, a 25-year-old black man, was arrested by the Baltimore police on April 12, 2015, on a weapons charge and died one week later from a severe injury to his spinal chord.<p>Gray’s death was ruled a homicide on Friday and the six officers involved in his arrest were charged in the case. While …