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Book review: 'The Whale: A Love Story'
New book exams relationship between Melville, Hawthorne
06/21/2016 02:52 PM EDT
Set in the Berkshires, Mark Beauregard's "The Whale, A Love Story," is based on the oft-told tale of Herman Melville and the writing of "Moby-Dick," which he completed while living at Arrowhead, his home in Pittsfield, during the early 1850s. Full Story
Winfrey's new series delves into family drama in megachurch
06/17/2016 02:17 PM EDT - ATLANTA >> Oprah Winfrey wanted to deliver a story revolving around one of the biggest institutions in the African-American community: The Black Church. Full Story
Local artists join together to host Berkshire Mountains Faerie Festival in Adams
06/22/2016 04:57 AM EDT - ADAMS — If you've seen fairies at your local library, or wondered why there's a tiny, magical door on display in your bank's lobby recently, don't worry: it's not a dream. Full Story
Author: Who, Stones, Bowie made '71 rock's best year
06/10/2016 10:38 AM EDT - If there is a Rock and Roll Hell, an inner circle is devoted for old fans who insist on telling you how the music was so much better back in the day. Full Story
Stephen King drives 'Mercedes' trilogy to emotional end
06/10/2016 10:38 AM EDT - Readers who missed Brady Hartsfield in the second book in Stephen King's trilogy about a psychotic killer will be delighted to know he's alive — but definitely not well — in "End of Watch. Full Story
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Lena Dunham, Taylor Swift BFF, blasts Kanye West's 'snuff film' video
Lena Dunham spoke out against Kanye West's new music video for his song 'Famous,' saying its depictions of Taylor Swift and other sleeping nude female celebrities recalls a 'snuff film' and is harmful to teenage girls and other women.