All posts tagged "Philadelphia"
Murdered by Mumia: A Conversation With Maureen FaulknerMay 8, 2020
"The man lifted his arm and fired a single shot in Danny’s back. Danny was able...
An Interview With Louis Kahn Biographer Carter WisemanApril 29, 2020
"I think the most powerful common thread running through Kahn’s work was his humanity. He seems...
September Swoon: Richie Allen, the ’64 Phillies, and Racial Integration by William C. KashatusApril 26, 2020
For Philadelphians over a certain age, the year 1964 evokes bitter memories of a Phillies team...
The Female Gaze and Modern Women at PAFA, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, PhiladelphiaApril 17, 2020
In Neel’s painting, the sitter’s beauty is not compromised by her pregnant condition and makes no...
100 Greatest Gangster Films
100 Greatest Gangster Films: A History of Violence, #37April 17, 2020
Joey Cusack was the nastiest guy in Philadelphia’s Irish mob. He killed dozens, sometimes without the...
A Toast to Tristan EgolfApril 16, 2020
He would furiously lead anti-war marches weekly on our courthouse steps. He improvised chants and picket...
Timothy Watts InterviewJanuary 1, 2020
"He's actually a pretty good mechanic and somewhere in Philadelphia he's running a pretty successful chop...
Art for a New Gilded AgeDecember 23, 2019
Museums are designed – and public museums are mandated – to act as the stewards of...
Arizona and the Politics of Mural PaintingJune 7, 2010
Murals are designed to unite communities, create beauty and celebrate common values. The horrific reaction to...
A CLR Interview with The New Year Parade Filmmaker Tom QuinnMarch 22, 2010
The New Year Parade: A taut, small-scale family drama from independent filmmaker Tom Quinn. Tom Quinn’s...