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NEWS AND OPINION

By Kennedy Allen et al.

Being Black: It's not the skin color

Drexel prof Yaba Blay's striking new photo book "One Drop" explores how a wide range of different skin tones affects Americans' personal identities. In this PW excerpt, eight Philadelphia-area residents of mixed heritage concur: However light they may be, they're still most certainly Black. Our own Kennedy Allen agrees...

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Posted Nov. 13, 2013 | Comments: 19

ARTS AND CULTURE

By PW Staff

Calendar: Nov. 13-20

The Politics of Poetry; Cat Power; Suicide Girls; Sleigh Bells; Flashdance the Musical and more.

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Posted Nov. 12, 2013 | Comments: 0

FOOD

By Brian Freedman

High Street on Market crafts a slick new identity for discerning foodies—and everyone else, too

Fans of what Ellen Yin and Chef Eli Kulp have been doing at Fork these past several months won’t be surprised, then, when they see the way these two have transformed the former Fork:etc space into High Street on Market.

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Posted Nov. 12, 2013 | Comments: 1

ARTS AND CULTURE

By Bill Chenevert

Koresh's latest moves go more than skin deep

The famed Philadelohia dance company’s new space, new work inspires its bold, brilliant founder.

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Posted Nov. 13, 2013 | Comments: 0