Chris Kraus

writer and filmmaker

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American writer, filmmaker, and Professor of Film at European Graduate School in Saas-Fee, Switzerland

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NBC announced it will not air the Golden Globes in 2022.

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Biographer Brad Gooch reveals that he traveled 2500 miles to trace Rumi's footsteps, learned Persian and spent eight years to write “Rumi's Secret: The Life of the Sufi Poet of Love.”

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