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She grew up on the Upper West Side and graduated from City-as-School, an alternative public high school where students design their own curricula based on experiential learning, mostly through internships. (Jean-Michel Basquiat was an alumnus, as was Adam Horovitz of the Beastie Boys.) Ms. Raphan was an intern with Albert Watson, the fashion photographer.Her mother often described Ms....
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Another intergenerational exchange takes place in A Concert Is A Conversation, a New York Times Op-Doc directed by Ben Proudfoot and composer Kris Bowers (a piano double on Green Book that he scored).Bowers describes a concert as a conversation between a soloist and an ensemble. On the occasion of the premiere of an interview he wrote, he interviewed...
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Venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya.Mark Kauzlarich / Bloomberg via Getty ImagesBlank check funds are hot. Wall Street investors are increasingly betting against them.Short positions in Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) are $ 2.7 billion, more than three times the $ 765 million at the end of 2020, according to S3 Partners, who track financial data.Unlike a typical stock investor,...
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