Thursday, January 23, 2014

New Cesar Chavez Documentary

New documentary about Cesar Chavez will be hitting the Sundance Film Festival.  Watch Richard Ray Perez discuss his new documentary here at Democracy Now.

Friday, January 17, 2014

Embrace the Hypnotic Towel

You can purchase The Yearning Feed now as we speak.  You can purchase The Yearning feed now as we speak.  You can purchase The Yearning Feed now as we speak.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Wanda Coleman Tribute

This Saturday will be Wanda Coleman's tribute at the Mark Taper Auditorium-Central Library in Los Angeles.  I really want to attend this very special event.

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

S. O. S.

Be sure to click on the links:

SHOULD rap lyrics be used in court as evidence of a crime?

Next week, the Supreme Court of New Jersey will hear a case that could help decide just that. At issue is a prosecutor’s extensive use of rap lyrics, composed by a man named Vonte Skinner, as evidence of his involvement in a 2005 shooting.

“If you believe that I'm a cop killer, you believe David Bowie is an astronaut.” 
― Ice-T

Here's another article to consider on this very important birthday:

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Frank Lima

I found this great title by Frank Lima at the new Central Library here in San Diego.  Pow!

And this is the cool author's pic on the back sleeve.   

Friday, January 3, 2014

I'm determined to catch  Slavoj Zizek and The Pervert's Guide to Ideology this Saturday or Sunday.  It's gonna be interesting, I'm sure.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Happy New Year!

Who's surveilling whom in 2014?

I just finished John Yau's In the Realm of Appearances: The Art of Andy Warhol.  I read the entire book in a single sitting New Year's Eve morning.  Fascinating analysis and overview of several key aspects of Warhol's life and work.