Cultural Catch Up: 10 Things to Check Out This Weekend

Victoria S. Barton
Cultural Catch Up: 10 Things to Check Out This Weekend
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This week has been huge for New York City. From Fashion Week to the 11th anniversary of the tragic events of 9/11, the Big Apple has been the center of attention

Aside from Manhattan-centric events, there are plenty new book, music and film releases that are sure to keep you occupied. Oh, and a little something you may know as the iPhone 5.

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Michael Chabon's latest book, Telegraph Avenue, explores the music world through the story of two men trying to save their vinyl store from developers. 

The Xx drops their second album, Coexist, on September 11th. Our entire office hasn't stopped listening. 

Although most of us have already seen Finding Nemo, we can't wait to check it out in 3D in theaters on September 14th. The family favorite starring Ellen DeGeneres is bound to make you laugh time and time again. See it with a friend a bottle of wine. 

Mika, of "Love Today" and "Lollipop" fame, launches a new album, The Origin of Love on September 16th. Get ready for more bubblegum pop with an edge.

We remembered 9/11 this week. 

The fifth installment of the Resident Evil franchise hits theaters on September 14th with Resident Evil: Retribution. Want to see Milla Jovovich vamping it up? Then look no further!

Unless you live on Mars, you know that this week has been New York Fashion Week. Check out all of the collections online this weekend. 

Kate Middleton and Prince William attend an orchid naming ceremony in Singapore this week, with Kate looking as stylish as ever. Wonder how Prince Harry is recovering from his recent indiscretions? Catch up on all the royals gossip here

The People of Forever Are Not Afraid by Shani Boianjiu hits shelves September 11th. The story chronicles the lives of three women coming of age in the Israeli military. The novel has already received a lot of advance praise in the press. 

Yesterday, the iPhone 5 was announced. Get all the details here. If you haven't switched over from another smart phone, we're guessing you will now

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