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FOOD REVIEW: ROSE. RABBIT. LIE.

Jan 29, 2014 3:41pm

You have probably seen the billboards, the blogger posts, the banner ads, the news spots, and maybe even the TV commercials (apparently people still watch TV?). Even a faux demonstration of grammarians protesting the gross...

PIZZA MAKING ART

Jan 08, 2014 2:19pm

[LITERATURE] TUESDAY, FEB. 19

Writer Leslie Jamison sounds like an advertisement for precocity: She published her first novel, The Gin Closet, at 26, and saw it praised as “beautifully written” by Publisher’s Weekly and “an exquisite blues of a novel” by Booklist. She’s got another book in the pipeline, The Empathy Exam: Essays on Pain; it’s due this fall. She’s pursuing a Ph.D at Yale (after already getting degrees from a couple of places you might’ve heard of, Harvard and the Iowa Writers Workshop). And she mentors through a prison writing program. She just may give precocity a good name. 7 p.m., Greenspun Hall, UNLV, blackmountaininstitute.org, free

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