“I wrote those poems because I think people need to read the truth and to hear the truth about romantic sensibilities between gay people.”
Black + White from the Fernanda Ghi Dance Company was provocative, dramatic, and oh-so-mysterious.
“What is the function of literary criticism in a Disinformation Age? Read, reread, describe, evaluate, appreciate: that is the art of literary criticism for the present time.” — Harold Bloom
This is a wonderfully readable book, sure-footed in its scholarship but hip and occasionally hilarious in its tone.
Like Breaking Bad, El Camino subtly suggests that justice is a relative concept.
Jeremy O. Harris’s bold new play is wildly provocative and hysterically funny.
In Cypress Grove, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes’ deep Bentonia guitar remains pure and present, while his vocals, which have never sounded better, are solid and vibrant throughout.
jaimie branch knows music has to be wild and dangerous and beautiful to cut through all the distractions of our times.
What remains so seductive about Almodovar is the way he replicates the movement of thought, creating a seamless weave between the story moving forward — rather minimal in this case — and the richer, more luminous past.
Tinariwen’s music exudes determination, the soulful energy of ethnic resilience.