Tag: San Francisco
Rebecca Solnit: Resisting MonocultureJanuary 2014
A response to Grist: It’s not about the buses, or, why San Franciscans don’t love Silicon Valley.
Spencer McCall: Roaming San Francisco in Search of ElsewhereOctober 2013
Susie Neilson talks to the director of The Institute, a documentary about an alternate reality game that had San Franciscans wandering the city streets in search of heaven on earth.
Rebecca Solnit: Welcome to the (Don’t Be) Evil EmpireJune 2013
How Silicon Valley is running the world, and destroying San Francisco.
When did the Berlin Zoo stop displaying humans? 1931, I think, but I’m not sure.
Street Art and the New Bohemian: A conversation with Eric Drooker and Molly CrabappleJuly 2012
The two visual artists on the gravitas needed to make protest art, the rhetoric and representations of the Occupy movement, and how to seduce an audience by grabbing them by the eyeballs.
Continental DriftJuly 2011
This geologic boundary has no regard for political allegiance; it was not determined by wars, by financial interest, or national demarcation.
On the Fly: Anna Deavere SmithJune 2011
Actress and playwright Anna Deavere Smith on “absorbing America,” “Nurse Jackie,” and her latest production, Let Me Down Easy.
There Is Hope – Make the CallApril 2011
I had hoped… for what? A game of Scrabble on the way down, or to get married, or at the very least to link hands with a serendipitous octet of fellow self-murderers–the drop had certainly looked big enough for such skydiving antics.