Culture

Disclosed

Garbage human here. I’ve had herpes for about 15 years. The first…

Life Sucks, But at Least This Chekhov Adaptation’s Soundtrack Doesn’t

Aaron Posner’s Life Sucks isn’t, as the press release suggests, a loose adaptation…

Margaret Atwood Is Coming to S.F. in September!

Margaret Atwood, prophetess of future doom, author of The Handmaid’s Tale and The…

24th and Bryant Will Always Belong to Galería de la Raza

A long-standing and beloved institution is under threat, the community rallies to save…

Savage Love: Best Wishes

I’m a 43-year-old straight woman, and I spent the majority of my…

EyeJacking Culture, at Two Stunning New Exhibits

A middle-aged man is standing in front of Camille Utterback’s Precarious, and he’s…

Quickies

I’ve been with my boyfriend for a few months. Prior to dating,…

Andrew Orolfo Is Optimistic

“The comedy scene right now is blossoming,” Andrew Orolfo says. “I think…

Is Weightless Based on the Bloodiest Myth of All Time?

The myth of Philomela and Procne is as disturbingly violent as it…

Vanity Fair Is Probably Most Enjoyable If You Haven’t Read the Book

Kate Hamill‘s loose adaptation of William Makepeace Thackeray’s largely unclassifiable but mostly…