Anne Hathaway Will Be Belting It Out at the Oscars [Morning Links]


Books: Vikas Swarup (who wrote Slumdog Millionaire) might take his next novel out of India. [Business Standard] Dance/Opera: Watch the BBC’s Comic Relief dance competition online. [New Media Age] Design: Nicolai Ouroussoff weighs in on the new Lincoln Center. He think it’s pretty too. [NYT] Film: Anne Hathaway to sing and dance in the opening number of the Oscars. Nuts. Is this going to be like when she showed off on SNL? [Celebrity Cafe] Music: Why does everyone in the UK want Beth Ditto naked? [UnBeige] Television: Will you watch the fake Project Runway? Kelly Rowland has some serious lederhosen to fill. [EW] Theatre: Anthony Neilson’s play Stitching has been banned in Malta in part due to “obscene contempt for the victims of Auschwitz.” [Guardian] Visual Arts: Is Futurism really dangerous? (Or just misunderstood?) [Guardian] Web: A little victory for old media teaches us kids an important lesson. [Pop Matters]