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Afaa Michael Weaver has received numerous awards for his poetry, including a Fulbright scholarship, a Pen Fellowship, a Pushcart Prize and an NEA fellowship. Twenty-one Chinese characters mark the start of “City of Eternal Spring,” poet Afaa Michael...
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Alan Turing died in an apparent suicide in 1954. Photo by Fine Art Images/Heritage Images/Getty Images “The Imitation Game” has prompted more than just awards and acclaim. In light of the buzz surrounding the movie, a petition to pardon 49,000 men...