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Recent editions of The Critic’s Notebook

Aug 13, 2018

The Critic’s Notebook

On Gothic tales, medieval monsters, New York state tourism & more from the world of culture.


Aug 6, 2018

The Critic’s Notebook

On Bernstein for kids, Battery Dance Festival, Wall Street history & more from the world of culture.


Jul 30, 2018

The Critic’s Notebook

On Waterfront Manhattan, Bill Cunningham, music in the catacombs & more from the world of culture.



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