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Czeslaw Milosz's highly acclaimed poetry does little for Craig Raine - Spectator.co.uk

Wednesday, June 28, 2017


Spectator.co.uk

Czeslaw Milosz's highly acclaimed poetry does little for Craig Raine
Spectator.co.uk
Milan Kundera's novel Immortality wryly depicts Goethe preparing for immortality — neatly laying out his life in Dichtung und Warheit and arranging for Johann Eckermann to record his conversation. He is, says Kundera, designing a handsome smoking ...

FSU English Professor's Literary Archive Headed for Immortality - Newswise (press release)

Wednesday, June 28, 2017


FSU English Professor's Literary Archive Headed for Immortality
Newswise (press release)
Acclaimed writer Robert Olen Butler stands next to some of the 136 boxes of personal writings headed to the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library in New Haven, Conn., to be curated and permanently stored there. The collection will be made available ...

Keanu Reeves Addresses Those Immortality Rumors (Video) - TheWrap

Saturday, June 24, 2017


TheWrap

Keanu Reeves Addresses Those Immortality Rumors (Video)
TheWrap
You may not have known this, or you may have suspected it, but Keanu Reeves is immortal. At least, that's what the internet says, since multiple men have been found throughout history that bear a striking resemblance to the “Matrix” actor. Jimmy Fallon ...
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Scientist Say Lack Of Funding Is Biggest Obstacle To Immortality - EconoTimes

Wednesday, June 21, 2017


EconoTimes

Scientist Say Lack Of Funding Is Biggest Obstacle To Immortality
EconoTimes
For centuries, humanity has been searching for ways to live longer, resist diseases, and generally have a happier life. Throughout the centuries, people thought that the biggest challenge to discovering the secret to immortality is knowledge. According ...

FILMING IMMORTALITY: Independent filmmaker Tanya Fermin brings unreal life to Wilmington's film industry - encore Online

Tuesday, June 20, 2017


encore Online

FILMING IMMORTALITY: Independent filmmaker Tanya Fermin brings unreal life to Wilmington's film industry
encore Online
The words “Tanya, I'm losing you,” echo through the interior of Art in Bloom Gallery. The space is populated by cameramen and gaffers coordinating their movements while actors rehearse. The commotion renders the normally tranquil gallery a chaotic mass ...

The Four Immortality Stories We Tell Ourselves - Big Think

Sunday, June 18, 2017


Big Think

The Four Immortality Stories We Tell Ourselves
Big Think
This month, during Brain Bar Budapest – Europe's leading conference on the future – Stephen Cave talked about the four immortality stories we tell ourselves and how they are changing in the context of new scientific discoveries and technological ...

Public broadcasting's immortality defies reason - The Washington Post - Washington Post

Friday, June 02, 2017


Washington Post

Public broadcasting's immortality defies reason - The Washington Post
Washington Post
Compelling taxpayers to finance government-subsidized broadcasting is discordant with today's a la carte impulse.

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AI experts: Prepare for a sad immortality - Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

Friday, June 02, 2017


Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists

AI experts: Prepare for a sad immortality
Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
AI experts: Prepare for a sad immortality. By Lucien Crowder. For a June special issue on “The Benefits of Building an Artificial Brain,” the good folks at IEEE Spectrum decided to ask “a range of technologists and visionaries” a few questions, including:.

Diane Paulus sees immortality in 'Finding Neverland' - Orlando Sentinel

Thursday, June 01, 2017


Orlando Sentinel

Diane Paulus sees immortality in 'Finding Neverland'
Orlando Sentinel
... life yet” — but Paulus has a theory on his story's enduring appeal. “It's about immortality, an immortality connected to the idea of a child,” she says. “A child inside us, the child we once were that maybe we've lost — and that maybe we want to ...

Pondering Creativity, Immortality and Borders with a 100 Year Old Ad Agency - HuffPost

Tuesday, May 30, 2017


HuffPost

Pondering Creativity, Immortality and Borders with a 100 Year Old Ad Agency
HuffPost
But it's Rothblatt's almost religious belief in immortality that gave the audience the most to chew on. For Rothblatt, it's an ongoing story of the difference between borders and boundaries. Claiming that we are “acculturated” to going with the flow ...