300 Click for offerWhen Ms. Huppert finally arrived at the Crown, a penthouse space atop the hotel that offers panoramic views north to Midtown, she settled onto a mod sofa in a back corner and received well-wishers and trays of fig-and-ricotta canapés. Naomi Shihab Nye is the 2019-21 Young People’s Poet Laureate of the Poetry Foundation, Chicago. Alison C. Rollins grew up in St. Louis, received a Rona Jaffe Foundation Writers’ Award in 2018 and works as a librarian at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Her first book, “Library of Small Catastrophes,” was published in 2019 by Copper Canyon Press.
Before this year’s ceremony, the academy announced it would move four categories off the live telecast altogether and introduce a new best popular movie Oscar. A Hollywood backlash forced the academy to walk back both decisions. Today I Learned: Climate — You can’t really argue with MIT scientists. Well, you can, but you’ll probably lose. These nine bite-size podcasts from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology interview professors on topics like clouds, carbon pricing and geoengineering.XS M S
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