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Review: ‘Indian Ink’ is witty mockery of Brits

In this image released by Roundabout Theatre Company, Rosemary Harris, from left, Romola Garai and Bhavesh Patel appear in a scene from Tom Stoppard’s “Indian Ink”, currently performing off-Broadway at the Laura Pels Theatre in New York.  (AP Photo/Roundabout Theatre Company, Joan Marcus)

NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Stoppard’s witty 1995 play “Indian Ink” takes a romantic look back at India under waning British rule, gently mocking both the British Raj and some of the English-smitten “natives.”

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Lena Dunham sticks to candid style with new book

In this Aug. 23, 2014 file photo, actress Lena Dunham arrives at Variety and Women in Film's pre-Emmy celebration in West Hollywood, Calif. Dunham has penned a book, "Not That Kind of Girl: A Young Woman Tells You What She's 'Learned'," released on Sept. 30. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — In the pilot episode of “Girls,” Lena Dunham’s character, Hannah, tells her parents that she believes she’s meant to share her writing talent with others.

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Critic & museum director on encounters with art

This book cover image released by Thames & Hudson shows "Rendez-vous with Art," by  Philippe de Montebello and Martin Gayford. (AP Photo/Thames & Hudson)

“Rendez-Vous With Art” (Thames & Hudson), by Philippe de Montebello and Martin Gayford

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Review: ‘The Glass Cage’ is an absorbing read

This book cover image released by W. W. Norton & Company shows "The Glass Cage: Automation and Us," by Nicholas Carr. (AP Photo/W. W. Norton & Company)

“The Glass Cage: Automation and Us” (W.W. Norton & Co.), by Nicholas Carr

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Review: New feast of stories in Theroux collection

This book cover image released by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt shows "Mr Bones: Twenty Stories," short stories by Paul Theroux. (AP Photo/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)

“Mr. Bones: Twenty Stories” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt), by Paul Theroux

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