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Index Expatriate

An expatriate (often shortened to expat) is a person temporarily or permanently residing in a country other than their native country. [1]

207 relations: A Good Year, A Hologram for the King (film), A Moveable Feast, A Passage to India (film), A Place in the Sun (TV series), A Year in Provence, A Year in the Merde, Albert Einstein, Alien (law), An American in Paris (film), Ancient history, Anthony Burgess, Arthur Phillips, As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning, Asylum seeker, Australians in the United Kingdom, Émigré, Barcelona (film), Beat Generation, Beat Hotel, Before Sunrise, Bill Bryson, Borat, British Concession (Shanghai), British Raj, Burmese Days, Carry On Up the Khyber, Casablanca (film), Charade (1963 film), Chris Pavone, Christopher Koch, Cinema of the United States, City of Ghosts, Clientitis, Coaching, Cocaine Nights, Coming to America, Cosmopolitanism, Cost of living, Crocodile Dundee, Culture shock, Curry powder, Decolonization, Diaspora, Diplomacy, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (film), Domestic worker, Domicile (law), E. M. Forster, Eat, Pray, Love, ..., Economic migrant, Elizabeth Gilbert, Embassy (TV series), Emerald Group Publishing, Emerging markets, Emigration, Episodes (TV series), Ernest Hemingway, Ethnic enclave, Ethnocentrism, European Management Review, Evelyn Waugh, Exile, Existential migration, Expatriate delicatessen, Expatriation Act of 1868, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Filmmaking, Ford Madox Ford, Foreign born, Foreign worker, French Riviera, Gated community, George Orwell, Gerald Durrell, Gin and tonic, Giovanni's Room, Global nomad, Global workforce, Graham Greene, Guardian Media Group, Hash House Harriers, Henry James, Herman George Scheffauer, History of colonialism, House Hunters, How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (film), Human capital flight, Hypermobility (travel), Immigration, Indian Summers, International school, International student, Italy, J. G. Ballard, James Baldwin, Janice Y. K. Lee, Japanese diaspora, Jet airliner, Jet set, Joseph Conrad, Killing Zoe, Latin, Laurie Lee, Lawrence Durrell, Leningrad Cowboys Go America, Lost Generation, Lost in Translation (film), Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (film), Malcolm Lowry, Marco Polo, Meet the Russians, Merchant, Merriam-Webster, Metropole, Michael Moorcock, Michel Houellebecq, Midnight in Paris, Migrant, Migrant worker, Miracles of Life, Missionary, Modernism, Monte Carlo, Mr. Baseball, Multinational corporation, My Family and Other Animals, Naked Lunch (film), Nazi Germany, Neologism, New Zealanders in the United Kingdom, News Corp, Ninotchka, No Going Back (TV series), Non-governmental organization, Notes from a Small Island, Oskar Maria Graf, Outsourced (film), Oxford University Press, Patricia Highsmith, Paul Bowles, Paul Scott (novelist), Permanent residency, Perpetual traveler, Peter Mayle, Pink Gin, Pith helmet, Platform (novel), Prague (novel), Princely state, Red Sea rig, Refugee, Renunciation of citizenship, Residency (domicile), Revised Statutes of the United States, Robert Drewe, Royal Selangor Club, Salaryman, Sayyid Qutb, Scoop (novel), Settler, Sex tourism, Sexy Beast, Shanghai French Concession, Shanghai International Settlement, Singapore Sling, Statelessness, Steam locomotive, Steamship, Stephen Clarke (writer), Straw Dogs (1971 film), Super-Cannes, Tanzania, Tax exile, Tender Is the Night, The Adventures of Barry McKenzie, The Beach (film), The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, The Embassy (TV series), The Good Soldier, The Jewel in the Crown (TV series), The King and I (1956 film), The Last King of Scotland (film), The Malayan Trilogy, The Moderns, The Painted Veil (2006 film), The Sheltering Sky (film), The Talented Mr. Ripley, The Third Man, The Travels of Marco Polo, The Ugly American (film), The Wages of Fear, The Wall Street Journal, The Year of Living Dangerously (film), The Year of Living Dangerously (novel), Third culture kid, Thomas Mann, To Catch a Thief, Tom Rachman, Tuxedo, Under the Tuscan Sun (film), Under the Volcano, University of Navarra, Vicky Cristina Barcelona, W. Somerset Maugham, WarnerMedia, Willy Brandt. Expand index (157 more) »

A Good Year

A Good Year is a 2006 British-American romantic comedy directed and produced by Ridley Scott.

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A Hologram for the King (film)

A Hologram for the King is a 2016 comedy-drama film directed, written and co-scored by Tom Tykwer, based on the 2012 novel of the same name written by Dave Eggers, and starring Tom Hanks as a washed-up corporate salesman, who goes to Saudi Arabia to propose a business deal.

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A Moveable Feast

A Moveable Feast is a memoir by American author Ernest Hemingway about his years as a struggling young expatriate journalist and writer in Paris in the 1920s.

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A Passage to India (film)

A Passage to India is a 1984 British period drama film directed, edited, and with a screenplay by David Lean based on the play of the same name by Santha Rama Rau, which in turn was based on the 1924 novel of the same name by E.M. Forster.

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A Place in the Sun (TV series)

A Place in the Sun is a British Channel 4 lifestyle television series about attempting to find a "perfect property" on the market in the United Kingdom, overseas, and "abroad".

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A Year in Provence

A Year in Provence is a 1989 best-selling memoir by Peter Mayle about his first year in Provence, and the local events and customs.

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A Year in the Merde

A Year in the Merde is a comic novel by Stephen Clarke first published in 2004 under the pen name Paul West.

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Albert Einstein

Albert Einstein (14 March 1879 – 18 April 1955) was a German-born theoretical physicist who developed the theory of relativity, one of the two pillars of modern physics (alongside quantum mechanics).

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Alien (law)

In law, an alien is a person who is not a national of a given country, though definitions and terminology differ to some degree.

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An American in Paris (film)

An American in Paris is a 1951 American musical film inspired by the 1928 orchestral composition An American in Paris by George Gershwin.

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Ancient history

Ancient history is the aggregate of past events, "History" from the beginning of recorded human history and extending as far as the Early Middle Ages or the post-classical history.

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Anthony Burgess

John Anthony Burgess Wilson, (25 February 1917 – 22 November 1993), who published under the name Anthony Burgess, was an English writer and composer.

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Arthur Phillips

Arthur Phillips (born April 23, 1969) is an American novelist.

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As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning

As I Walked Out One Midsummer Morning (1969) is a memoir by Laurie Lee, a British poet.

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Asylum seeker

An asylum seeker (also rarely called an asylee) is a person who flees his or her home country, 'spontaneously' enters another country and applies for asylum, i.e. the right to international protection, in this other country.

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Australians in the United Kingdom

Australians in the United Kingdom include Australians who have become residents or citizens of the United Kingdom.

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An émigré is a person who has emigrated, often with a connotation of political or social self-exile.

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Barcelona (film)

Barcelona is a 1994 comedy-drama film written and directed by Whit Stillman and set in Barcelona, Spain.

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Beat Generation

The Beat Generation was a literary movement started by a group of authors whose work explored and influenced American culture and politics in the post-World War II era.

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Beat Hotel

The Beat Hotel was a small, run-down hotel of 42 rooms at 9 Rue Gît-le-Cœur in the Latin Quarter of Paris, notable chiefly as a residence for members of the Beat poetry movement of the mid-20th century.

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Before Sunrise

Before Sunrise is a 1995 American romantic drama film directed by Richard Linklater and written by Linklater and Kim Krizan.

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Bill Bryson

William McGuire Bryson (born 8 December 1951) is an Anglo-American author of books on travel, the English language, science, and other non-fiction topics.

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Borat! Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (or simply Borat) is a 2006 British-American mockumentary comedy film written and produced by British comedian Sacha Baron Cohen who also plays the title character, Borat Sagdiyev, a fictitious Kazakh journalist travelling through the United States recording real-life interactions with Americans.

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British Concession (Shanghai)

The British Concession or Settlement was a foreign enclave (a "concession") in Shanghai within the Qing Empire which existed from around 1845 until its unification with the city's American area to form the Shanghai International Settlement in 1863.

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British Raj

The British Raj (from rāj, literally, "rule" in Hindustani) was the rule by the British Crown in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.

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Burmese Days

Burmese Days is a novel by British writer George Orwell.

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Carry On Up the Khyber

Carry On Up the Khyber is a British comedy and the sixteenth in the series of ''Carry On'' films to be made, released in 1968.

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Casablanca (film)

Casablanca is a 1942 American romantic drama film directed by Michael Curtiz based on Murray Burnett and Joan Alison's unproduced stage play Everybody Comes to Rick's.

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Charade (1963 film)

Charade is a 1963 American romantic comedy mystery film directed by Stanley Donen, written by Peter Stone and Marc Behm, and starring Cary Grant and Audrey Hepburn.

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Chris Pavone

Chris Pavone (born July 23, 1968) is an American novelist.

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Christopher Koch

Christopher John Koch AO (16 July 1932 – 23 September 2013) was an Australian novelist, known for his 1978 novel The Year of Living Dangerously, which was adapted into an award-winning film.

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Cinema of the United States

The cinema of the United States, often metonymously referred to as Hollywood, has had a profound effect on the film industry in general since the early 20th century.

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City of Ghosts

City of Ghosts is a 2002 drama film co-written, directed by and starring Matt Dillon, about a con artist who must go to Cambodia to collect his share of money from an insurance scam.

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Clientitis (also called clientism or localitis) is the tendency of resident in-country staff of an organization to regard the officials and people of the host country as "clients".

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Coaching is a form of development in which a person called a coach supports a learner or client in achieving a specific personal or professional goal by providing training and guidance.

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Cocaine Nights

Cocaine Nights is a 1996 novel by J. G. Ballard.

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Coming to America

Coming to America is a 1988 American romantic comedy film directed by John Landis and based on a story originally created by Eddie Murphy, who also starred in the lead role.

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Cosmopolitanism is the ideology that all human beings belong to a single community, based on a shared morality.

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Cost of living

Cost of living is the cost of maintaining a certain standard of living.

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Crocodile Dundee

Crocodile Dundee (stylised as "Crocodile" Dundee in the U.S.) is a 1986 Australian-American action comedy film set in the Australian Outback and in New York City.

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Culture shock

Culture shock is an experience a person may have when one moves to a cultural environment which is different from one's own; it is also the personal disorientation a person may feel when experiencing an unfamiliar way of life due to immigration or a visit to a new country, a move between social environments, or simply transition to another type of life.

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Curry powder

Curry powder is a spice mix originating from the Indian subcontinent.

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Decolonization (American English) or decolonisation (British English) is the undoing of colonialism: where a nation establishes and maintains its domination over one or more other territories.

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A diaspora (/daɪˈæspərə/) is a scattered population whose origin lies in a separate geographic locale.

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Diplomacy is the art and practice of conducting negotiations between representatives of states.

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (film)

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a 1988 American comedy film, directed by Frank Oz and starring Steve Martin, Michael Caine and Glenne Headly.

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Domestic worker

A domestic worker, domestic helper, domestic servant, manservant or menial, is a person who works within the employer's household.

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Domicile (law)

In law, domicile is the status or attribution of being a lawful permanent resident in a particular jurisdiction.

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E. M. Forster

Edward Morgan Forster (1 January 18797 June 1970) was an English novelist, short story writer, essayist and librettist.

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Eat, Pray, Love

Eat, Pray, Love: One Woman's Search for Everything Across Italy, India and Indonesia is a 2006 memoir by American author Elizabeth Gilbert.

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Economic migrant

An economic migrant is someone who emigrates from one region to another to seek an improvement in living standards because the living conditions or job opportunities in the migrant's own region are not sufficient.

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Elizabeth Gilbert

Elizabeth M. Gilbert (born July 18, 1969) is an American author, essayist, short story writer, biographer, novelist, and memoirist.

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Embassy (TV series)

Embassy is an Australian television serial originally broadcast by ABC Television from 1990 to 1992.

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Emerald Group Publishing

Emerald Publishing Limited is a scholarly publisher of academic journals and books in the fields of management, business, education, library studies, health care, and engineering.

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Emerging markets

An emerging market is a country that has some characteristics of a developed market, but does not meet standards to be a developed market.

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Emigration is the act of leaving a resident country or place of residence with the intent to settle elsewhere.

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Episodes (TV series)

Episodes is an American-British television comedy series created by David Crane and Jeffrey Klarik and produced by Hat Trick Productions.

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Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Miller Hemingway (July 21, 1899 – July 2, 1961) was an American novelist, short story writer, and journalist.

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Ethnic enclave

In sociology, an ethnic enclave is a geographic area with high ethnic concentration, characteristic cultural identity, and economic activity.

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Ethnocentrism is judging another culture solely by the values and standards of one's own culture.

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European Management Review

European Management Review is a quarterly peer-reviewed academic journal published by John Wiley & Sons on behalf of the European Academy of Management.

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Evelyn Waugh

Arthur Evelyn St.

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To be in exile means to be away from one's home (i.e. city, state, or country), while either being explicitly refused permission to return or being threatened with imprisonment or death upon return.

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Existential migration

Existential migration is a term coined by Greg Madison (2006) in Existential Analysis, the journal of the Society for Existential Analysis.

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Expatriate delicatessen

An expatriate delicatessen, expat foodstore or expat supermarket is a delicatessen (European meaning) that specialise in selling food and drink of particular country to expatriates and food enthusiasts who can't find such items in local food shops.

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Expatriation Act of 1868

The Expatriation Act of 1868 was an act of the 40th United States Congress regarding the right to renounce one's citizenship.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald

Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald (September 24, 1896 – December 21, 1940) was an American fiction writer, whose works illustrate the Jazz Age.

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Filmmaking (or, in an academic context, film production) is the process of making a film, generally in the sense of films intended for extensive theatrical exhibition.

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Ford Madox Ford

Ford Madox Ford (born Ford Hermann Hueffer; 17 December 1873 – 26 June 1939) was an English novelist, poet, critic and editor whose journals, The English Review and The Transatlantic Review, were instrumental in the development of early 20th-century English literature.

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Foreign born

Foreign-born (also non-native) people are those born outside of their country of residence.

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Foreign worker

A foreign worker or guest worker is a human who works in a country other than the one of which he or she is a citizen.

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French Riviera

The French Riviera (known in French as the Côte d'Azur,; Còsta d'Azur; literal translation "Coast of Azure") is the Mediterranean coastline of the southeast corner of France.

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Gated community

In its modern form, a gated community (or walled community) is a form of residential community or housing estate containing strictly controlled entrances for pedestrians, bicycles, and automobiles, and often characterized by a closed perimeter of walls and fences.

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George Orwell

Eric Arthur Blair (25 June 1903 – 21 January 1950), better known by his pen name George Orwell, was an English novelist, essayist, journalist and critic whose work is marked by lucid prose, awareness of social injustice, opposition to totalitarianism and outspoken support of democratic socialism.

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Gerald Durrell

Gerald Malcolm Durrell, OBE (7 January 1925 – 30 January 1995) was a British naturalist, zookeeper, conservationist, author and television presenter.

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Gin and tonic

A gin and tonic is a highball cocktail made with gin and tonic water poured over ice.

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Giovanni's Room

Giovanni's Room is a 1956 novel by James Baldwin.

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Global nomad

A global nomad is a person who is living a mobile and international lifestyle.

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Global workforce

Global workforce refers to the international labor pool of workers, including those employed by multinational companies and connected through a global system of networking and production, immigrant workers, transient migrant workers, telecommuting workers, those in export-oriented employment, contingent work or other precarious employment.

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Graham Greene

Henry Graham Greene (2 October 1904 – 3 April 1991), better known by his pen name Graham Greene, was an English novelist regarded by many as one of the greatest writers of the 20th century.

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Guardian Media Group

Guardian Media Group plc (GMG) is a British mass media company owning various media operations including The Guardian and The Observer.

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Hash House Harriers

The Hash House Harriers (HHH or H3) is an international group of non-competitive running social clubs.

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Henry James

Henry James, OM (–) was an American author regarded as a key transitional figure between literary realism and literary modernism, and is considered by many to be among the greatest novelists in the English language.

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Herman George Scheffauer

Herman George Scheffauer (born February 3, 1876, San Francisco, California – died October 7, 1927, Berlin) was a German-American poet, architect, writer, dramatist, journalist, and translator.

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History of colonialism

The historical phenomenon of colonization is one that stretches around the globe and across time.

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House Hunters

House Hunters is an American reality television series that airs on HGTV, and is produced by Pie Town Production.

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How to Lose Friends & Alienate People (film)

How to Lose Friends & Alienate People is a 2008 British comedy film based upon Toby Young's 2001 memoir How to Lose Friends & Alienate People.

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Human capital flight

Human capital flight refers to the emigration of individuals who have received advanced training at home.

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Hypermobility (travel)

Hypermobile travelers are "highly mobile individuals" who take "frequent trips, often over great distances." They "account for a large share of the overall kilometres travelled, especially by air." These people contribute significantly to the overall amount of airmiles flown within a given society.

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Immigration is the international movement of people into a destination country of which they are not natives or where they do not possess citizenship in order to settle or reside there, especially as permanent residents or naturalized citizens, or to take up employment as a migrant worker or temporarily as a foreign worker.

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Indian Summers

Indian Summers is a British drama series that began airing on Channel 4 on 15 February 2015.

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International school

An international school is a school that promotes international education, in an international environment, either by adopting a curriculum such as that of the International Baccalaureate, Edexcel or Cambridge International Examinations, or by following a national curriculum different from that of the school's country of residence.

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International student

Foreign students are those who travel to a country different from their own for the purpose of tertiary study.

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Italy (Italia), officially the Italian Republic (Repubblica Italiana), is a sovereign state in Europe.

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J. G. Ballard

James Graham Ballard (15 November 193019 April 2009) was an English novelist, short story writer, and essayist who first became associated with the New Wave of science fiction for his post-apocalyptic novels such as The Wind from Nowhere (1961) and The Drowned World (1962).

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James Baldwin

James Arthur "Jimmy" Baldwin (August 2, 1924 – December 1, 1987) was an American novelist and social critic.

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Janice Y. K. Lee

Janice Y. K. Lee is a Hong Kong-born American author, known for her best-selling debut novel The Piano Teacher.

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Japanese diaspora

The Japanese diaspora, and its individual members known as or, are the Japanese immigrants from Japan and their descendants that reside in a foreign country.

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Jet airliner

A jet airliner (or jetliner) is an airliner powered by jet engines (passenger jet aircraft).

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Jet set

In journalism, jet set was a term for an international social group of wealthy people who travelled the world to participate in social activities unavailable to ordinary people.

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Joseph Conrad

Joseph Conrad (born Józef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski; 3 December 1857 – 3 August 1924) was a Polish-British writer regarded as one of the greatest novelists to write in the English language.

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Killing Zoe

Killing Zoe is a 1994 American-French crime film written and directed by Roger Avary and starring Eric Stoltz, Jean-Hugues Anglade and Julie Delpy.

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Latin (Latin: lingua latīna) is a classical language belonging to the Italic branch of the Indo-European languages.

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Laurie Lee

Laurence Edward Alan "Laurie" Lee, MBE (26 June 1914 – 13 May 1997) was an English poet, novelist and screenwriter, who was brought up in the small village of Slad in Gloucestershire.

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Lawrence Durrell

Lawrence George Durrell (27 February 1912 – 7 November 1990) was an expatriate British novelist, poet, dramatist, and travel writer.

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Leningrad Cowboys Go America

Leningrad Cowboys Go America is a 1989 road movie by Finnish film director Aki Kaurismäki about the adventures of a fictional Russian rock band (Leningrad Cowboys, consisting of members from the Finnish rock band the Sleepy Sleepers, augmented with additional musicians) that travels to the United States to become famous.

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Lost Generation

The Lost Generation was the generation that came of age during World War I. Demographers William Strauss and Neil Howe outlined their Strauss–Howe generational theory using 1883–1900 as birth years for this generation.

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Lost in Translation (film)

Lost in Translation is a 2003 American romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Sofia Coppola.

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Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing (film)

Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing is a 1955 Deluxe color American drama-romance film in CinemaScope.

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Malcolm Lowry

Clarence Malcolm Lowry (28 July 1909 – 26 June 1957) was an English poet and novelist who is best known for his 1947 novel Under the Volcano, which was voted No. 11 in the Modern Library 100 Best Novels list.

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Marco Polo

Marco Polo (1254January 8–9, 1324) was an Italian merchant, explorer, and writer, born in the Republic of Venice.

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Meet the Russians

Meet the Russians is a 2013 British reality show produced by Fox about wealthy Russians and Russian speakers who live in London, England.

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A merchant is a person who trades in commodities produced by other people.

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Merriam–Webster, Incorporated is an American company that publishes reference books which is especially known for its dictionaries.

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The metropole (from the Greek metropolis for "mother city") is the homeland or central territory of a colonial empire.

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Michael Moorcock

Michael John Moorcock (born 18 December 1939) is an English writer and musician, primarily of science fiction and fantasy, who has also published literary novels.

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Michel Houellebecq

Michel Houellebecq (born Michel Thomas; 26 February 1956) is a French author, filmmaker, and poet.

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Midnight in Paris

Midnight in Paris is a 2011 fantasy comedy film written and directed by Woody Allen.

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Migrant may refer to.

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Migrant worker

A "migrant worker" is a person who either migrates within their home country or outside it to pursue work such as seasonal work.

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Miracles of Life

Miracles of Life is an autobiography written by British writer J. G. Ballard and published in 2008.

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A missionary is a member of a religious group sent into an area to proselytize and/or perform ministries of service, such as education, literacy, social justice, health care, and economic development.

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Modernism is a philosophical movement that, along with cultural trends and changes, arose from wide-scale and far-reaching transformations in Western society during the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Monte Carlo

Monte Carlo (Monte-Carlo, or colloquially Monte-Carl; Monégasque: Monte-Carlu) officially refers to an administrative area of the Principality of Monaco, specifically the ward of Monte Carlo/Spélugues, where the Monte Carlo Casino is located.

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Mr. Baseball


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Multinational corporation

A multinational corporation (MNC) or worldwide enterprise is a corporate organization that owns or controls production of goods or services in at least one country other than its home country.

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My Family and Other Animals

My Family and Other Animals (1956) is an autobiographical work by British naturalist Gerald Durrell.

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Naked Lunch (film)

Naked Lunch is a 1991 science fiction drama film co-written and directed by David Cronenberg and starring Peter Weller, Judy Davis, Ian Holm, and Roy Scheider.

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Nazi Germany

Nazi Germany is the common English name for the period in German history from 1933 to 1945, when Germany was under the dictatorship of Adolf Hitler through the Nazi Party (NSDAP).

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A neologism (from Greek νέο- néo-, "new" and λόγος lógos, "speech, utterance") is a relatively recent or isolated term, word, or phrase that may be in the process of entering common use, but that has not yet been fully accepted into mainstream language.

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New Zealanders in the United Kingdom

New Zealanders in the United Kingdom are citizens or residents of the United Kingdom who originate from New Zealand.

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News Corp

News Corporation (officially referred to and trading as News Corp) is an American multinational mass media company, formed as a spin-off of the former News Corporation (as founded by Rupert Murdoch in 1979) focusing on newspapers and publishing.

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Ninotchka is a 1939 American film made for Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer by producer and director Ernst Lubitsch and starring Greta Garbo and Melvyn Douglas.

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No Going Back (TV series)

No Going Back is a reality television programme originally broadcast on Channel 4 in the United Kingdom.

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Non-governmental organization

Non-governmental organizations, nongovernmental organizations, or nongovernment organizations, commonly referred to as NGOs, are usually non-profit and sometimes international organizations independent of governments and international governmental organizations (though often funded by governments) that are active in humanitarian, educational, health care, public policy, social, human rights, environmental, and other areas to effect changes according to their objectives.

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Notes from a Small Island

Notes from a Small Island is a humorous travel book on Great Britain by American author Bill Bryson, first published in 1995.

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Oskar Maria Graf

Oskar Maria Graf (22 July 1894 – 28 June 1967) was a German author.

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Outsourced (film)

Outsourced is a romantic comedy film, directed by John Jeffcoat, released in 2006.

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Oxford University Press

Oxford University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world, and the second oldest after Cambridge University Press.

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Patricia Highsmith

Patricia Highsmith (January 19, 1921 – February 4, 1995) was an American novelist and short story writer best known for her psychological thrillers, including her series of five novels based on the character of Tom Ripley.

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Paul Bowles

Paul Frederic Bowles (December 30, 1910November 18, 1999) was an American expatriate composer, author, and translator.

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Paul Scott (novelist)

Paul Mark Scott (25 March 19201 March 1978) was an English novelist, playwright, and poet, best known for his monumental tetralogy The Raj Quartet. His novel Staying On won the Booker Prize for 1977.

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Permanent residency

Permanent residency refers to a person's resident status in a country of which they are not a citizen.

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Perpetual traveler

The term "perpetual traveler" (also "PT", "permanent tourist", or "prior taxpayer") refers to the idea that by basing different aspects of one's life in different countries and not spending too long in any one place, a person can reduce taxes, avoid civic duties, and increase personal freedom.

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Peter Mayle

Peter Mayle (14 June 1939 – 18 January 2018) was a British author noted for his memoirs of life in Provence, France.

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Pink Gin

Pink Gin or Pink Plymouth is a cocktail made fashionable in England in the mid-19th century, consisting of Plymouth gin and a dash of Angostura bitters, a dark red bitters that makes the whole drink pinkish.

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Pith helmet

The pith helmet (Spanish: salacot) also known as the safari helmet, sun helmet, topee, sola topee or topi is a lightweight cloth-covered helmet made of pith material.

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Platform (novel)

Platform (Plateforme) is a 2001 novel by French writer Michel Houellebecq (translated into English by Frank Wynne).

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Prague (novel)

Prague is a historical novel by Arthur Phillips about a group of North American expatriates in Budapest, Hungary.

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Princely state

A princely state, also called native state (legally, under the British) or Indian state (for those states on the subcontinent), was a vassal state under a local or regional ruler in a subsidiary alliance with the British Raj.

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Red Sea rig

Red Sea rig, sometimes known as gulf rig or schooner rig, is a dress code for semi-formal evening events, which in general consists of black tie attire with the jacket removed, a red bow tie and red cummerbund, although there are local variations.

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A refugee, generally speaking, is a displaced person who has been forced to cross national boundaries and who cannot return home safely (for more detail see legal definition).

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Renunciation of citizenship

Renunciation is the voluntary act of relinquishing one's citizenship or nationality.

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Residency (domicile)

Residency is the act of establishing or maintaining a residence in a given place.

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Revised Statutes of the United States

The Revised Statutes of the United States (in citations, Rev. Stat.) was the first official codification of the Acts of Congress.

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Robert Drewe

Robert Duncan Drewe (born 9 January 1943) is an Australian novelist, non-fiction and short story writer.

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Royal Selangor Club

The Royal Selangor Club (Kelab Di-Raja Selangor) is a social club in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, founded in 1884 by the British who ruled Malaya.

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refers to a man whose income is salary based, particularly those working for corporations.

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Sayyid Qutb

Sayyid Qutb (or;,; سيد قطب Sayyid Quṭb; also spelled Said, Syed, Seyyid, Sayid, Sayed; Koteb, Qutub, Kotb, Kutb; 9 October 1906 – 29 August 1966) was an Egyptian author, educator, Islamic theorist, poet, and the leading member of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood in the 1950s and 1960s.

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Scoop (novel)

Scoop is a 1938 novel by the English writer Evelyn Waugh.

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A settler is a person who has migrated to an area and established a permanent residence there, often to colonize the area.

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Sex tourism

Sex tourism is a phenomenon whereby a person travels away from his or her community to engage in sexual activity, particularly with prostitutes.

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Sexy Beast

Sexy Beast is a 2000 crime film directed by Jonathan Glazer and written by Louis Mellis and David Scinto.

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Shanghai French Concession

The Shanghai French Concession (Concession française de Changhaï) was a foreign concession in Shanghai, China from 1849 until 1943, which progressively expanded in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

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Shanghai International Settlement

The Shanghai International Settlement originated from the 1863 merger of the British and American enclaves in Shanghai, parts of the Qing Empire held extraterritorially under the terms of a series of Unequal Treaties.

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Singapore Sling

The Singapore Sling is a gin-based cocktail from Singapore.

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In International law a stateless person is someone who is "not considered as a national by any state under the operation of its law".

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Steam locomotive

A steam locomotive is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine.

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A steamship, often referred to as a steamer, is a type of steam powered vessel, typically ocean-faring and seaworthy, that is propelled by one or more steam engines that typically drive (turn) propellers or paddlewheels.

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Stephen Clarke (writer)

Stephen Clarke (born 15 October 1958 in St. Albans) is a British author.

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Straw Dogs (1971 film)

Straw Dogs is a 1971 psychological thriller film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Dustin Hoffman and Susan George.

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Super-Cannes is a novel by the British author J. G. Ballard, published in 2000.

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Tanzania, officially the United Republic of Tanzania (Jamhuri ya Muungano wa Tanzania), is a sovereign state in eastern Africa within the African Great Lakes region.

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Tax exile

A tax exile is a person who leaves a country to avoid the payment of income tax or other taxes.

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Tender Is the Night

Tender Is the Night is the fourth and final novel completed by American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald.

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The Adventures of Barry McKenzie

The Adventures of Barry McKenzie is a 1972 Australian film starring Barry Crocker, telling the story of an Australian 'yobbo' on his travels to the United Kingdom.

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The Beach (film)

The Beach is a 2000 English-language drama film directed by Danny Boyle and based on the 1996 novel of the same name by Alex Garland, which was adapted for the film by John Hodge.

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The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a 2011 British comedy-drama film directed by John Madden.

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The Embassy (TV series)

The Embassy is an Australian factual television series narrated by Australia actor Les Hill.

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The Good Soldier

The Good Soldier: A Tale of Passion is a 1915 novel by English novelist Ford Madox Ford.

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The Jewel in the Crown (TV series)

The Jewel in the Crown is a 1984 British television serial about the final days of the British Raj in India during and after World War II, based upon the Raj Quartet novels (1965–75) by British author Paul Scott.

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The King and I (1956 film)

The King and I is a 1956 American musical film made by 20th Century Fox, directed by Walter Lang and produced by Charles Brackett and Darryl F. Zanuck.

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The Last King of Scotland (film)

The Last King of Scotland is a 2006 historical drama film based on Giles Foden's novel The Last King of Scotland (1998), adapted by screenwriters Peter Morgan and Jeremy Brock, and directed by Kevin Macdonald.

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The Malayan Trilogy

The Malayan Trilogy, also published as The Long Day Wanes: A Malayan Trilogy in the United States, is a comic 'triptych' of novels by Anthony Burgess on the decolonisation of Malaya.

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The Moderns

The Moderns is a 1988 film by Alan Rudolph, which takes place in 1926 Paris during the period of the Lost Generation and at the height of modernist literature.

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The Painted Veil (2006 film)

The Painted Veil is a 2006 American drama film directed by John Curran.

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The Sheltering Sky (film)

The Sheltering Sky is a 1990 British drama film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci starring Debra Winger and John Malkovich.

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The Talented Mr. Ripley

The Talented Mr.

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The Third Man

The Third Man is a 1949 British film noir directed by Carol Reed and written by Graham Greene.

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The Travels of Marco Polo

Book of the Marvels of the World (French: Livre des Merveilles du Monde) or Description of the World (Devisement du Monde), in Italian Il Milione (The Million) or Oriente Poliano and in English commonly called The Travels of Marco Polo, is a 13th-century travelogue written down by Rustichello da Pisa from stories told by Marco Polo, describing Polo's travels through Asia between 1271 and 1295, and his experiences at the court of Kublai Khan.

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The Ugly American (film)

The Ugly American is a 1963 American adventure film directed by George Englund and written by Stewart Stern.

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The Wages of Fear

The Wages of Fear (Le salaire de la peur) is a 1953 French-Italian thriller film directed by Henri-Georges Clouzot, starring Yves Montand, and based on the 1950 French novel Le salaire de la peur (lit. "The Salary of Fear") by Georges Arnaud.

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The Wall Street Journal

The Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.

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The Year of Living Dangerously (film)

The Year of Living Dangerously is a 1982 Australian romantic drama film directed by Peter Weir and co-written by Weir and David Williamson adapted from Christopher Koch's 1978 novel The Year of Living Dangerously.

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The Year of Living Dangerously (novel)

The Year of Living Dangerously is a 1978 novel by Christopher Koch in which a male Australian journalist, a female British diplomat, and a Chinese-Australian male dwarf interact in Indonesia in the summer and autumn of 1965.

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Third culture kid

Third culture kid (TCK) refers individuals whose raised in a culture other than their parents' or the culture of the country named on their passport (where they are legally considered native) for a significant part of their early development years.

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Thomas Mann

Paul Thomas Mann (6 June 1875 – 12 August 1955) was a German novelist, short story writer, social critic, philanthropist, essayist, and the 1929 Nobel Prize in Literature laureate.

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To Catch a Thief

To Catch a Thief is a 1955 American romantic thriller film directed by Alfred Hitchcock, from a screenplay by John Michael Hayes based on the 1952 novel To Catch a Thief by David Dodge.

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Tom Rachman

Tom Rachman (born 1974) is an English/Canadian novelist.

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A tuxedo (American English), or dinner suit (British English), is a semi-formal three or two piece suit for evening wear, distinguished primarily by satin or grosgrain jacket's lapels, and similar stripes along the outseam of the trousers.

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Under the Tuscan Sun (film)

Under the Tuscan Sun is a 2003 American romantic comedy drama film written, produced, and directed by Audrey Wells and starring Diane Lane.

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Under the Volcano

Under the Volcano is a novel by English writer Malcolm Lowry (1909–1957) published in 1947.

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University of Navarra

The University of Navarra is a private not-for-profit university located on the southeast border of Pamplona, Spain.

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Vicky Cristina Barcelona

Vicky Cristina Barcelona is a 2008 romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen.

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W. Somerset Maugham

William Somerset Maugham, CH (25 January 1874 – 16 December 1965), better known as W. Somerset Maugham, was a British playwright, novelist and short story writer.

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Warner Media, LLC (formerly Time Warner Inc.), doing business as WarnerMedia, is an American multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate headquartered in New York City and owned by AT&T.

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Willy Brandt

Willy Brandt (born Herbert Ernst Karl Frahm; 18 December 1913 – 8 October 1992) was a German statesman who was leader of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) from 1964 to 1987 and served as Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) from 1969 to 1974.

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