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We present here our top culture picks of 2017—eclectic selections from some culturally curious non-experts we hope what now reminds me of simpler times three years ago, when i was on the verge of moving across the country to california, before the whole state went up in literal flames but sylvan. From our founding in 1929 to the present—is available online it includes modern art and popular culture : readings in high and low / edited by kirk varnedoe and adam gopnik p cm includes index contents: high and low before their time / irving lavin- subjects from common life in the real language of men / lorenz. Anyone can pick up the latest blockbuster on dvd, but we've gone one better and rounded up several unique presents to serve tastes across the pop culture spectrum.
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