Topic: Edith Piaf
The life of beautiful World War II torch singer Vera Gran – who became trapped in the Warsaw Ghetto – is one of the missing chapters from the story of "The Pianist."
'The Artist' won five Oscars last night, including the first Best Picture and Best Actor awards for France. 'Hugo' also won five awards.
Ulysses S. Grant may not be remembered as our best president, but his memoir is often cited as the best of all presidential writings.
09/02/2011 11:12 am
While exploring St. Martin, the 'Cuisine Capital of the Caribbean,' the writer eats the local French food and discovers a gourmet paradise.
02/15/2011 03:52 pm
Acoustics, vocalists, electronica, and a tribute to legendary Egyptian singer Om Kalsoum.
03/27/2009 01:00 am
New International theater festival in California offers audiences a window on foreign cultures – and shared stories.
07/18/2008 01:00 am
The films leading the race tended to be long on grandeur and bleak in outlook. Is it a reflection of America's mood?
01/23/2008 12:00 am