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Review: Like Water by Olga Zilberbourg

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Friday Reads: December 2019

Curated by SARAH WHELAN
This month, we're sharing the audiobooks that have entertained and challenged us this year. If you’d like even more listening material, check out The Common Online’s Poetry Recordings here. 

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Portrait of a Lady on Fire: A Review

HANNAH GERSEN
Written and directed by French filmmaker Céline Sciamma, and with a nearly all-female cast, Portrait is both a romantic story of two people falling in love, and a sensitive depiction of a female painter’s life and artistic practice in the eighteenth century.