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Raffiella Chapman stars as Vesper, a 13-year-old bio-hacker. Courtesy of IFC Films hide caption

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In a bio-engineered dystopia, 'Vesper' finds seeds of hope

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A participant sings karaoke inside "TNT Traysikel," a mobile artwork by Paolo Asuncion and Michael Arcega, two students of Carlos Villa. The piece is part of the Villa retrospective at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco. Chloe Veltman/NPR/Chloe Veltman/NPR hide caption

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How one Filipino American artist influenced the work of a generation of others

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Adrien Brody as The Playwright & Ana de Armas as Marilyn Monroe in Blonde. 2022 © Netflix hide caption

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'Blonde' director says the unhappiness of Marilyn Monroe should come as no surprise

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Where are the Black musicians in the country's largest orchestras?

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Tatiana Maslany stars in She-Hulk: Attorney at Law. Marvel Studios hide caption

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Oregon Shakespeare Festival Artistic Director Nataki Garrett stands inside the Allen Elizabethan Theatre in Ashland, Ore. She recently programmed her first full season but not everyone has embraced her new approach. Michael Sullivan for NPR hide caption

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Oregon Shakespeare Festival focuses on expansion – but is not without its critics

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Maury Povich announces the 32nd Annual Daytime Emmy award nominations in 2005. Peter Kramer/Getty Images hide caption

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Two members of Tennessee State University's Aristocrat of Bands — Marro Briggs, left, and Curtis Olawumi. Sir The Baptist hide caption

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Mourners attend a vigil in Las Vegas following the Oct. 1, 2017, mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest country music festival. Drew Angerer/Getty Images hide caption

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Las Vegas mass shooting survivors tell their own story in '11 minutes' documentary

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Magnus Carlsen says he will not play Hans Niemann again because he believes Niemann "has cheated more — and more recently — than he has publicly admitted." Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images hide caption

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