poet and translator
Poet and translator, and Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Brown University
May. 23, 2013from Bookworm
Jul. 10, 2008from Bookworm
Dael Orlandersmith's one-woman show "Until the Flood" is set in and around Ferguson, Missouri. It's 2014, immediately after Michael Brown was shot 6 times by a police officer.
Feb. 3from Opening the Curtain
Twelve jurors found Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein guilty on two counts: criminal sexual assault in the first degree and rape in the third degree.
Feb. 24from The Business
The Harley Quinn of "Suicide Squad" is back in "Birds of Prey," though with a difference, even though she's still played, with skill and zest, by Margot Robbie.
Feb. 7from Film Reviews
One of the first books within a huge movement that restored respectability to memoirs, This Boy’s Life celebrates its thirtieth anniversary, and Tobias Wolff celebrates thirty years…
Feb. 13from Bookworm
Since the #OscarsSoWhite movement kicked off five years ago, the Academy has worked to make its membership more diverse.
Feb. 7from Hollywood Breakdown
Art fairs of all shapes and sizes pop up in Los Angeles, from blue-chip to artist-run.
Feb. 11from Arts & Culture Stories
Comedian Russell Peters talks about causing trouble and his new highly personal Amazon comedy special, "Deported".
Feb. 6from The Treatment
A MacArthur Park school is working with LACMA to bring art into the historic but gentrifying neighborhood.
Feb. 12from Greater LA
The Quibi ad blitz has begun.
Feb. 18from Screengrab