Culture

Holidays and Beyond: Art

There Is No Alas Where I Live Dec. 14-Jan. 27, at Jenkins…

Holidays and Beyond: Books

The Doomsday Machine By Daniel Ellsberg Dec. 5, Bloomsbury USA Daniel Ellsberg…

Holidays and Beyond: Theater

FlashPlays! Annual Winter Micro-Play Festival Dec. 16-17, at The Dennis Gallagher Arts…

Errol Morris’ Wormwood Is a Cold War Amorality Play

There was a time when the words “government drug-testing program” meant experimenting…

Withering Critiques of Capitalism in “Isaac Julien: Playtime”

Since it appears we’re truly, seriously headed for a new Gilded Age…

Sexploitations: The Reckoning

Just like everyone else, I’ve been surprised by the allegations against rich…

Trump N.E.A. Denies S.F. Mime Troupe Funding

The National Endowment for the Arts has provided funding for the San…

Has Richard Lewis Found Enlightenment?

Richard Lewis will be at Cobb’s Comedy Club this weekend, working through…

Erasure-Head: The Case for Robert Rauschenberg’s Greatness

The America that Robert Rauschenberg encountered in 1953 was a country in…

UPDATED: Two Accounts of Ben Eine’s “Great Adve-nture” Mural on Octavia

UPDATE: 12/8/17: A reader by the name of William Bulkley wrote in…