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FINE ARTS | By Sura Wood | Dec 4
"Covered in Time and History: The Films of Ana Mendieta," now at BAMPFA, has the effect of making viewers complicit in enigmatic rituals.

Introducing... Graham J

MUSIC | By Robin Gray | Dec 4
Graham J. is fast gaining an international reputation with sell out performances in Ireland, the UK and Europe. His debut album "Wild Is..." has been critically acclaimed for its individual style.

Teyana Taylor Advises Kanye on Recovery: "Take Your Time"

CELEBRITIES | By John Carucci | Dec 4
Teyana Taylor has some practical advice for her mentor Kanye West.

Semper (and Suffer) Fidel: Artists Conflicted About Castro

CULTURE | By Hillel Italie | Dec 4
For many artists, Castro was a contradiction they never quite resolved, a man equally hard to embrace or to ignore.

Merry Melodies: Holiday Album Roundup

MUSIC | By Sean Maunier | Dec 3
Love it or hate it, the holiday album is an institution. Nearly every mainstream artist will attempt one at some point, in a festive rite of passage that spans genres, tastes and the boundaries of acceptability.