Cultures

Queen Latifah to receive Harvard black culture award

Oct 22, 2019

Music artist and actress Queen Latifah is among the honorees being recognized by Harvard University for their contributions to black history and culture

The Latest: Japan's emperor proclaims ascension to throne

Oct 22, 2019

Japan's Emperor Naruhito has proclaimed his ascension to the Chrysanthemum Throne

Greek fashion firms revitalize centuries-old silk tradition

Sep 29, 2019

Greece's financial crisis nearly snuffed out the country's centuries-old silk manufacturing tradition, but the end of the crippling recession has raised demand for fashion products and silk produced by a remote border town

UN: Reconstruction of landmark Mosul mosque to begin in 2020

Sep 11, 2019

The United Nations' cultural agency says reconstruction of Al-Nouri Mosque in Iraq's city of Mosul is scheduled to start at the beginning of next year

Mexicans mourn painter Francisco Toledo, defender of culture

Sep 6, 2019

Mexicans mourn expressionist painter Francisco Toledo, defender of Mexican identity and culture

'A heavy lift': Religious black voters weigh Buttigieg's bid

Aug 16, 2019

'A heavy lift': Religious black voters weigh Pete Buttigieg's 2020 presidential bid

Gazans struggle to protect antiquities from neglect, looting

Aug 7, 2019

Gazans struggle to protect antiquities after decades of uprisings, war and political turmoil

19 hurt by falling tree branch at Azerbaijan UNESCO site

Jul 14, 2019

Azerbaijan's emergency service says 19 tourists visiting one of UNESCO's newest World Heritage sites have been injured after strong winds knocked down a massive branch from a nearly 500-year-old Oriental Plane tree

Prosecco hills inscribed on Unesco World Heritage list

Jul 7, 2019

Italy's Prosecco Hills of Conegliano and Valdobbiadene, home to the world-famous sparkling wine, have been inscribed on the Unesco World Heritage list

District 12 of 'The Hunger Games' is now a historic place

Jun 21, 2019

The mill village that filled in for District 12 in 'The Hunger Games' is now on the National Register of Historic Places

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