The Shadow
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The Shadow

In Defense of Art and of Empathy

The importance of seeing this world through someone else’ eyes

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Until Viola Davis peels off her wig at the end of the first episode of How to Get Away with Murder, I didn’t know she was wearing one. Until she carefully, painfully smears away the day’s layers of respectability-politics-proof makeup from her cheeks, I never consciously realized she was wearing any. I…

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Rivka Wolf

Rivka Wolf

I’m the little girl who lived down the lane. Much appreciation to David Lynch. This generation of little girls are speaking for ourselves.