Tarika Khatar

CONTRIBUTIONS

Fashionistas and physicists agree: Pleats have practical value

Pleats, usually associated with the world of fashion, have found their way into the field of theoretical physics through the discoveries of physicist William Irvine.

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January 11, 2011

"Memory box" museums forget experience of objects, historian says

In presenting visual experience through objects, old museums gave a sense of culture happening in the room, historian Steven Conn said Tuesday.

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November 12, 2010

Wandering talk on Pakistani floods riles audience

Renowned Pakistani journalist and political analyst Imtiaz Gul discussed the recent floods that left 21 million injured or homeless in Pakistan this year.

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October 22, 2010

Monkeying around may be theater too, says director

Graney challenged attendees to consider theater in a broader context — asking if monkeys can make theater, he said, isn’t such an absurd question.

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October 5, 2010