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Thrive on KL’s cultural economy

WHY Is a culture-based economy important for Malaysia and why should it be part of the 2023 budget? Over the years, the marriage of economic and cultural systems has produced many positive results. Globally, the cultural and creative industries have become key drivers of economies and business strategies in both developed and developing countries, and […]

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Opening of the Asian Heritage Cultural Center at UNCW

The Asian Heritage Cultural Center joins the other centers at UNCW – Centro Hispano, the Mohin-Scholz LGBTQIA Resource Center and the Upperman African American Cultural Center. (PCD). WILMINGTON — A hub for Asian and Pacific Islander students last week became the fourth center for diversity, equity and inclusion on the UNCW campus. The Asian Heritage […]

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Work’s unintentional apology shows a deeper cultural problem

Thursday, September 29, 2022, 4:27 p.m.Press release: ACT New Zealand ‘The Prime Minister showed a lack of leadership in the face of Kelvin Davis’ apology, she did not back down from what he said or even blame him for his attack on ACT MP Karen Chhour’ , said ACT chief David Seymour. “Davis took a […]

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Government Media Response Teams Violate OIA, Need ‘Fundamental Cultural Shift’ – Ombudsman’s Report

Government media response teams are breaking official news laws and need “a fundamental cultural shift”, a new report concludes. Chief Ombudsman Peter Boshier has released his follow-up to the 2015 review of government Official Information Act (OIL) practices, Not a Game of Hide and Seek. Overall, he concluded that the 12 government agencies surveyed were […]

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Hailey Bieber Faces ‘Cultural Appropriation’ Charges for Her ‘Glazed Brownie Lips’ Look

Hailey Bieber’s viral TikTok post about her recent lip routine is facing backlash and accusations of ‘cultural appropriation’ among social media users. “Ready for all things fall, including glazed brownie lips,” Bieber wrote in a caption of a video of her modeling makeup that included dark lip liner and sheer lip gloss. Some TikTok users […]

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GLOBAL LEADERS, EXPERTS AND CULTURAL ICONS GATHER AT THE MILKEN INSTITUTE ASIAN SUMMIT TO CELEBRATE A TRANSFORMED WORLD

From September 28 to 30 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Singaporea cascade of stars from around the world aims to tackle critical issues affecting the Asia Pacific Region. SINGAPORE, September 27, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The 9th Annual Milken Institute Asia Summit kicks off tomorrow (Wednesday, September 28, 2022) at the Four Seasons Hotel in […]

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Official opening of the new Parramatta City Library, Cultural Center and Council Chambers

63097 Related Articles November 9, 2021 – The live show is set to return to the stage at the Civic Theater in Newcastle March 1, 2021 – The Civic Theater at Wagga Wagga offers a full program for its 2021 season February 8, 2021 – Orange Civic Theater resumes regular programming 28 April 2020 – […]

Cultural studies

Position of assistant professor (tenure track) in cultural studies at the NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

job description The National University of Singapore (NUS) is a leading research-intensive university (http://www.nus.edu.sg/) which is consistently ranked among the best universities in the world. Created in 2004, the Department of Communications and New Media (CNM) (http://www.fass.nus.edu.sg/cnm/) is a leader in communication and new media research and education. It offers undergraduate, honors and postgraduate programs […]

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Left-wing parties failed to adapt to cultural needs, says Tamil writer Indira Parthasarathy

“Even Karl Marx’s revolutionary calendar failed. He visualized it happening in England, but it happened in an agrarian society in Russia’ “Even Karl Marx’s revolutionary calendar failed. He visualized it happening in England, but it happened in an agrarian society in Russia’ The end of the novel Yesuvin Tholargal (Comrades of Jesus) by famous Tamil […]

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FLI international students share distinct cultural and financial burdens at Stanford

Low-income first-generation international students (FLI) have a unique experience at Stanford. Situated at the intersection of two complex identities, international students at FLI face unique and sometimes overlooked issues, such as navigating visa and immigration policies and finding a community at Stanford. And while the support from the University administration is helpful, it can only […]

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Azerbaijani Minister of Culture inspects cultural institutions in Goychay [PHOTO]

By Laman Ismayilova Azerbaijani Culture Minister Anar Karimov visited a number of cultural institutions in Goycay, reports Azernews, citing the ministry. The main objective of the visit is to improve the activities and the management system of the Ministry of Culture by increasing the efficiency of work in cultural institutions. Anar Karimov got acquainted with […]

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NAM urges Parliament to approve ongoing Cultural Heritage Convention to reclaim dying tourism industry –

By Binta Jaiteh Hon. Yaya Sanyang NA Member of LatriKunda Sabiji has urged Members of the National Assembly to approve the ongoing Paris 2001 Cultural Heritage Protection Convention, to reclaim the dying tourism industry. He said it will add a new product to the industry. Speaking at the debate, he said all knew that the […]

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Lutheran Social Services to absorb Multicultural Center this week

SIOUX FALLS, SD (Dakota News Now) – Directors of Lutheran Social Services (LSS) and Sioux Falls Multicultural Center (MCC) have decided that LSS will absorb MCC this week. LSS will transition MCC and its programs and assets to and assume management of LSS beginning October 1. A full transition is expected by the end of […]

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Who is responsible for preserving cultural heritage?

LAST week’s article about the recent discovery of a number of remains of ancient dry stone structures at Hwange, whose origins can be traced back to Great Zimbabwe, has generated a lot of interest from readers who have been clamoring for more information about them. Before going into details regarding the monuments mentioned above, Yours […]

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Lecturer (Faculty of Humanities: Department of Languages, Cultural Studies and Applied Linguistics) at the UNIVERSITY OF JOHANNESBURG

Position Summary Industry: Education and formation Job category: Education and formation Campus: Auckland Park Kingsway Campus Contract: Permanent Remuneration: Market related EE position: Open to everyone Level: Qualified Introduction The University of Johannesburg (UJ) is a dynamic and cosmopolitan university, rooted in Africa and driven by a powerful strategy focused on achieving Global Excellence and […]

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City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs Friends of Watts Towers Arts Center Celebrates 100 Years of NUESTRO PUEBLO

The Department of Cultural Affairs (DCA) celebrates 100 years of Nuestro Pueblo – Simon Rodia’s Watts Towers, the 40th anniversary of the Drum Festival’s annual Watts Towers Day and the 45th anniversary of the annual Simon Watts Towers Jazz Festival Rodia. This historic occasion is being commemorated by DCA’s Community Arts Division with numerous virtual […]

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“No cultural sensitivity”: backlash on the “Shed Pati” of the students

A party where students were encouraged to wear their “best attire” sparked a backlash in the wake of Maori Language Week. The ‘Shed Pati’ held at the University of Otago’s Arana College on Saturday was organized by Maori students, who apologized for offending what was simply meant to be a fun party. An advertisement for […]

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Restoring the Culinary and Cultural Richness of Ancient Indigenous Sea Gardens in British Columbia

Breadcrumb Links New Local News Indigenous leaders in British Columbia are hoping to gain approval for clam harvesting at the Sea Garden site on the coast of Salt Spring Island, and another on nearby Russell Island in Gulf Islands National Park, both thousands of years old and in the process of being restored. Author of […]

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Cultural Gems of Shusha: Achma-yumma Carpet on Display

By Laman Ismayilova The Ministry of Culture presented another Karabakh carpet as part of the cultural gems of the Shusha project, reports Azernews, citing the ministry’s website. This time, the ministry exhibited a beautiful Achma-yumma carpet which belongs to the Karabakh carpet weaving school. The Achma-yumma carpet was woven in the Papi and Sofulu villages […]

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Building a cultural center above the clouds

I support the good work the Office of Mauna Kea Management has done over the years. However, whichever entity takes over, the University of Hawaii or a new managing authority, it’s time to think beyond Hale Pohaku’s footprint. More people are visiting Mauna Kea since the Saddle Road upgrade, but UH doesn’t control enough land […]

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Kaatsbaan Culture Park Autumn Festival Preview 2022

Kaatsbaan Culture Park’s 2022 Autumn Festival opens with its annual fundraising gala on September 16 in Tivoli and runs until October 1. This year, visitors can expect world-class dance and music performances, a sculpture exhibition and a festive film screening. Kaatsbaan (Dutch for “a playground”) was founded in 1990 by four dancers on the historic […]

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The IUM Ongwediva cultural festival is underway

ONGWEDIVA – The Ongwediva campus of the International University of Management kicked off its third annual cultural festival this week. The opening ceremony of the six-day festival saw several cultural groups come together to share customs and traditions, cuisines, stories and traditional dances. The cultural festival takes place every year and this year it is […]

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The Doral Cultural Arts Center postpones its opening

Written by Abraham Galvan on September 13, 2022 Advertising Still finalizing details, the City of Doral has pushed back the grand opening date of its Doral Cultural Arts Center to October. The arts center between Northwest 53rd Street and 53rd Terrace, adjacent to the City of Doral Government Center, was originally scheduled to open in […]

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Lowell Memorial Auditorium celebrates 100 years as a community “cultural” asset

LOWELL – Downtown Lowell boasts notable historic destinations: the Boott Cotton Mills, textile and streetcar museums; and the many bars and restaurants dotted between the Merrimack and Concord rivers. The 100-year-old Lowell Memorial Auditorium, which hosts the Golden Gloves boxing competition, the Lowell Irish Festival, comedy and music specials, weddings and more, is one of […]

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The people’s perspective: socio-cultural evolution of the impact sector

By Smruti Kasulwar Social change has accelerated globally. Post-pandemic, the dominant socio-demographic trends globally range from urban to rural, from commerce to agriculture, from isolation to interdependence, less theoretical learning to more practical experience and more to even more use of technology. These trends have led to cultural gains such as collectivism, equality, innovation, and […]

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The Ministry of Culture organizes a workshop on the cultural industry and social transformation

DOHA: The Ministry of Culture on Sunday organized a seminar titled “Cultural Industry…Economy and Social Transformation” through which three themes were discussed, including engineering culture, cultural industries, cultural industries and their role in the economy. In his speech, Director of Cultural Affairs and Events of Katara Khalid Abdul Rahim Al Sayed emphasized the concept of […]

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Carrollwood Cultural Center to ‘describe’ theater performances | New

TAMPA — The Carrollwood Cultural Center will offer audio description of all theatrical performances produced by the center beginning with the opening night of the musical “First Date” on September 16. A recently purchased assistive listening system will allow the center to increase accessibility for blind and visually impaired clients, according to a press release. […]

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Performance Now’s A GRAND NIGHT FOR SINGING opens at the Lakewood Cultural Center

Performance Now Theater Company presents A Grand Night for Singing September 9-25 at the Lakewood Cultural Center, 470 S. Allison Parkway in Lakewood. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays at 2 p.m. Tickets cost between $20 and $36 and are available online at www.performancenow.org or by calling 303-987-7845. This delightful […]

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How to better protect cultural heritage from the impact of climate change

Secretary-General António Guterres on Thursday expressed deep sadness at the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. As the UK’s oldest and longest serving head of state, the 96-year-old Queen was widely admired for her “grace, dignity and devotion around the world”, he said […]

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Carmen Durazo Arts Cultural Center offering varied programs from September to 2023 | A&E

CALEXIC — The Carmen Durazo Cultural Art Center in Calexico is one of the few places in the Imperial Valley open to the regular exhibition of artwork by local and regional talent. The City of Calexico Recreation Department – ​​to which the Carmen Durazo Cultural Arts Center (CDCAC) reports for city funding – recently released […]

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Assistant Research Professor, Department of Cultural Studies, employment at LINGNAN UNIVERSITY

Lingnan University, a separate liberal arts institution in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is committed to providing quality education for the whole person by combining the best of Chinese and Western liberal arts traditions. It strives to pursue excellence in teaching, learning, scholarship, and community engagement. With three academic faculties and the School of […]

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Mangalore Cultural Association Holds First Medical Health Camp

The Mangalore Cultural Association (MCA), Doha, held its first medical health camp in conjunction with Wellkins Medical Center, Qatar. Considering people’s busy lifestyles, stressful work environments, and a general tendency to ignore one’s health, MCA came up with the idea of ​​hosting the medical camp, which was open to everyone. The free health check included […]

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City Council supports a job-creating cultural project | Midlands property news

A cultural project meant to create jobs and regenerate a site in Birmingham city center has been backed by the council. The proposals have been drawn up with the aim of boosting the region’s digital and technology industries. Birmingham Open Media (BOM) is looking to create a music boutique hotel and center for digital inclusion […]

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The Block accused of ‘cultural appropriation’ as candidates wear Mexican sombreros

The Block accused of cultural appropriation as contestants wear Mexican sombreros and fake mustaches: ‘Welcome to deaf Australian TV’ By Jimmy Briggs for Daily Mail Australia Published: 10:30 p.m. EDT, September 6, 2022 | Updated: 10:32 p.m. EDT, September 6, 2022 Home improvement series The Block has been at the center of several high-profile controversies […]

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Iraq participates in the first regional conference on the protection of cultural property

Baghdad (IraqiNews.com) – The director of the Iraqi State Council for Antiquities and Heritage, Laith Majid Hussein, revealed on Tuesday that the Jordanian capital, Amman, is hosting the first regional conference on the protection of cultural property, at which the Iraq participates with an official delegation. Hussein explained that the conference discussed strategies and practices […]

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Cultural, artistic and educational workshops to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the creation of Helwan’s Rokn Farouk

Rokn Farouk – Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities CAIRO – September 5, 2022: The Rokn Farouk Museum in Helwan will hold a series of events to celebrate its 80th anniversary, which falls on September 5 every year. The head of the museum sector at the Supreme Council of Antiquities, Momen Othman, […]

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Launch of a cross-cultural leadership program | The star

In the era of globalization, the ability to lead in a complex cross-cultural environment is an essential skill for young leaders. For example, the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS), in collaboration with Kolej MDIS Malaysia, has launched a cross-cultural student leadership program as part of its regional student mobility initiatives. The program, held in […]

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The Qatar Indian Authors Forum to foster cultural exchange and discussion

The Qatar Indian Authors Forum (QIAF) was officially launched at a ceremony held at the Integrated Indian Community Center in Doha on Friday. During the event, QIAF Chairman, Dr. KC Sabu pointed out that the official launch of the forum will have a positive impact on improving the creativity of Indian authors in Qatar and […]

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US lithium mine set to destroy environment, cultural heritage site and displace farmers: Watchdog Group

Located in an extinct supervolcano, the Thacker Pass lithium deposit is the largest known lithium resource in the United States. And once Lithium Nevada brings its surface mine into service, it is expected to generate billions in revenue and millions in taxes. It will also destroy Peehee Mu’huh, a site sacred to the Fort McDermitt […]

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Professor Tapati Guha Thakurta opens up on UNESCO cultural heritage label for Durga Puja: Chief Minister withdrew my recognition It’s not fair : Tapati Guha Thakurta

He is the mastermind behind UNESCO recognition of Durga Puja in Kolkata. But Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee took it herself without giving her credit. Professor Tapathi Guthakurtar has not once named this great activity. Even the former director of the Center for Studies in the Social Sciences did not want to give credit. Yet even […]

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Adding a “Cultural Layer” to Apple: Check Out TBWAMedia Arts Lab’s LATAM Hub

Last month, Luana Azeredo moved from Brazil to Miami to join TBWAMedia Arts Lab, Apple’s dedicated agency, as Managing Director of the Miami office. Most recently, she held the position of LATAM Director of Creative Strategy at Natura & Co in Sao Paulo. Previously, she served as Head of Strategy at CP+B Brasil, FCB Brasil […]