Who knew this was the stuff of academic pondering? At a faculty colloquium, you can expect to overhear the featured speakers drop a few highfalutin quotes originally uttered by revered academic luminaries.It was ever thus at a recent San Francisco gathering of Saybrook University, a school best k ... More >>
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Week 2 of the San Francisco International Film Festival
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