Culture

Spiritual Poverty and Jorit Agoch’s Mural 50th Summer of Homeless

The man who Jorit Agoch painted last year on an Olive Street…

Queer and Trans Muslim Narratives of Resistance, at SOMArts

Anyone who has binge-watched season three of Sex and the City or…

ICYMI: Strava Labs Heatmaps of S.F. (and Burning Man)

Earlier this week, S.F. fitness startup Strava released heatmaps generated by its…

The Taser Is Never Far, in This Black Lives Matter Memoir

“There was never a time in my childhood that I can recall…

Dispatches from Sketchfest 2018: Volume II

It’s Horatio’s World and We’re Just Living in It The thing about…

Gay Millennials Grapple With AIDS, in Still at Risk

In the canon of AIDS literature, Tim Pinckney’s Still at Risk (at New…

Claire Denis and the Art of the Pause

Let the Sunshine In, Claire Denis’ latest film starring Juliette Binoche is…

Decriminalize Your Street Art: Honey Bears Take Over SoMa in Protest

In a push to decriminalize street art, street artist fnnch zip-tied 450 honey bears…

This Carol Channing Impersonator Used to Be Her Assistant

People under 30 might not know who Carol Channing is, but the…

Bang the Drum Slowly, in A.C.T.’s The Birthday Party

Meg (Judith Ivey) and her husband Petey (Dan Hiatt) run an English…