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Round-Up: A Bethlehem church, museum trash and monkey selfies
Round-Up: A Bethlehem church, museum trash and monkey selfies

A 1,700-year-old Bethlehem church gets a revamp by Italian masters, a Boston museum rents out its masterpieces, a British institution puts its garbage on view and a couple of terrific essays on New York's 9/11 memorial site. Plus, cloud music, GIF art, monkey selfies and the bland, standardized design of the American home — all in today's Round-Up: — Let’s start with the super-duper important stuff: the Japanese studio that makes Hayao Miyazaki’s films. There are all kinds of rumors that it is set to shut down, but the head of Studio Ghibli says that the legendary animation studio is merely looking at a restructuring. I pray that’s the case. ...

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