Arts http://tspr.org en WWI Diaries Of Poet Siegfried Sassoon Go Public For First Time http://tspr.org/post/wwi-diaries-poet-siegfried-sassoon-go-public-first-time Nearly two dozen diaries and notebooks of Siegfried Sassoon — <a href="http://www.warpoetry.co.uk/FWW_index.html">among a handful of prominent soldier-poets</a> whose artistic sensibilities were forged in the trenches of World War I — are being published online for the first time by the Cambridge University Library.<p>Sassoon, who served in the British Army, was a "gifted diarist [who] ... Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:39:00 +0000 Scott Neuman 57607 at http://tspr.org WWI Diaries Of Poet Siegfried Sassoon Go Public For First Time Sailing Through Space With 'Guardians Of The Galaxy'? Hilarious http://tspr.org/post/sailing-through-space-guardians-galaxy-hilarious <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Sailing+Through+Space+With+%27Guardians+Of+The+Galaxy%27%3F+Hilarious+&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAzMTgwNjM4MDEyMzY2MTg2ODAxMmIzNA004)"/></div><p>Transcript <p>DAVID BIANCULLI, BYLINE: This is FRESH AIR. The newest film adaptation of a Marvel comic is "Guardians of the Galaxy," which features five Motley warriors against an armada of space villains. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:19:00 +0000 David Edelstein 57608 at http://tspr.org Remembering Dick Smith, Hollywood's 'Godfather of Make-up' http://tspr.org/post/remembering-dick-smith-hollywoods-godfather-make <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=Remembering+Dick+Smith%2C+Hollywood%27s+%27Godfather+of+Make-up%27&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDA4MzM1ODU4MDEzMTg5NjcxOTBkZGJhOA004)"/></div><p> Fri, 01 Aug 2014 20:01:00 +0000 editor 57609 at http://tspr.org No Forgiveness, But A Kind Of Cinematic Grace In 'Calvary' http://tspr.org/post/no-forgiveness-kind-cinematic-grace-calvary Ireland's barrel-chested force of nature Brendan Gleeson plays a priest who has a date with murder in <em>Calvary,</em> John Michael McDonagh's comic but darkly existential detective story.<p>The film continues a winning streak for the actor/director team after their terrific comic thriller (and all-time Irish indie box office champ) <em>The Guard,</em> in which Gleeson played a surly, often three-sheets-to-the-wind but undeniably effective cop. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 18:55:00 +0000 Bob Mondello 57603 at http://tspr.org No Forgiveness, But A Kind Of Cinematic Grace In 'Calvary' How Cultures Move Across Continents http://tspr.org/post/how-cultures-move-across-continents They may look like flight paths around North America and Europe. Fri, 01 Aug 2014 17:03:00 +0000 Kara Manke 57597 at http://tspr.org How Cultures Move Across Continents