These Are The Books That Would Have Been In The Public Domain In 2014 (But Won’t Be)

"No published works will enter our public domain until 2019. The laws in Canada and the EU are different - thousands of works are entering their public domains on January 1. What books and plays would be entering the public domain if we had the pre-1978 copyright laws? You might recognize some of the titles." Center for the Study of the Public Domain 12/30/13

Lens: At City Ballet, Footwear Is Almost as Important as Feet

Slamming her shoes against a wall before going onstage in “The Nutcracker” is just one of many alterations the Sugar Plum Fairy makes to her ballet shoes to dance en pointe.