Tag: Ed Winstead

Ed Winstead: The Mystery Box

August 2016

The artist Jonathan Horowitz takes on presidential politics, again.

Ed Winstead: E Pluribus Unum

June 2016

Ed Winstead talks to artist José Parlá about his new short film and finding unity through art.

Ed Winstead: Tearing Down the Walls

March 2016

A new film takes a novel approach to Grove Press publisher Barney Rosset's life and legacy.

Ed Winstead: Approaching Donald Judd

December 2015

An exhibition of the artist's Cor-ten steel sculptures offers a meditative experience.

Tavares Strachan: The Breaking is the Fixing

December 2015

The artist discusses his new show on the chemist Rosalind Franklin, the nature of history, and the role of the internet in dismantling colonial legacies.

Ed Winstead: Green Thumbs in the Motor City

September 2015

Boundaries of Nature: Huge swaths of Detroit have been surrendered to the wild. What happens when we try to take them back?

Ed Winstead: Empire of Sighs

September 2014

American Empires: The talking heads are giving us bad information. So why are we still listening?

On a Strange Roof, Thinking of Home

March 2014

Toward a definition of Southern literature that goes beyond twang.

Ed Winstead: Parliamentary Inquiry

July 2013

In the age of K Street, soft money, and safe seats, it's tempting to abandon our political institutions and shout down our opponents. Here's why we shouldn't.

Sherman Alexie: The Value of Subverting Authority

October 2012

Banned Books: The acclaimed author speaks about what motivates his censors, self-censorship, and the value of stories.

Roger D. Hodge: The Personality of a Magazine

September 2012

Newly minted Oxford American editor Roger D. Hodge discusses the role of an editor, finding a form, and the newsstand's allure.

Editors’ Picks: September Recommended Reading

September 2012

Our editors highlight some worthy books to start off the fall.

Ed Winstead: More Than You Can Chew

September 2012

What the all-you-can-eat buffet tells us about misguided nostalgia, overcoming privation, and the RNC.

Ed Winstead: Tell the Truth and Shame the Devil

August 2012

What's next for the Oxford American now that founder Marc Smirnoff has been fired?

Ed Winstead: Empty and Blue and Serene

June 2012

Even supporters of North Carolina's gay-marriage ban know it won't last 20 years. Ed Winstead reflects on the South, the past, and when legislation plans its own obsolescence.