Subject:

Gordon Parks

  • Calendar

    February 13, 2013
  • Calendar

    February 13, 2013
  • Arts

    December 27, 2006

    Curtain Call

    Let's bring back the year's best (and worst) performances for one more round of applause (and jeers)

  • News

    December 20, 2006

    Local Music Yearbook '06

    Prince went to Vegas. Smokers went to Maplewood. Tapes 'N Tapes went to the moon. And sometime after the last zombie dance party got busted, we wrote it all down for you.

  • Movies

    June 7, 2006
  • Blogs

    April 11, 2006
  • Blogs

    March 14, 2006

    3/14: Morning Communique

    Blind students required to take driving tests, Maryland ditches Diebold voting machines, the Painter of Light not so nice, 2006 Bloggie winners, pix from Lebowski Fest, the Minnesota Blog of the Day, and more...

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2006

    Gordon Parks, 1912-2006

    Gordon Parks "once took a ride tailed by the cops with some young L.A. [Black] Panthers with guns in their laps," writes Greg Tate in today's Village Voice obituary. "One asked him if he would still choose the camera over the gun, as he'd declared in his 1967 memoir, A Choice of Weapons. Parks reite ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2006
  • Movies

    February 15, 2006

    Revival Meeting

    Can rep cinema's old-time religion be resurrected in the soulless Netflix age?

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2005
  • News

    June 29, 2005

    My Summer of Love

    Minnesota filmmakers remember the warm-weather flicks that got them hot (or bothered)

  • News

    December 29, 2004

    Artists of the Year

    12 Rods, Jon Stewart, Howard Stern, Quentin Tarantino, Garrison Keillor, MF Doom, Lawrence Lessig, Randi Rhodes...

  • Arts

    July 9, 2003

    Class Action

    With 'Justice,' a pair of Twin Cities civil rights lawyers raise the bar for African American filmmaking

  • Arts

    June 12, 2002

    Timothy Mckinney's Baadasssss Song

    Making art and fighting back: the lowdown on Minnesota's first black feature

  • News

    June 5, 2002

    John Berryman Leapt Here

    Mapping the literary landmarks of the Twin Cities

  • Arts

    April 11, 2001

    Do That to Me One More Time

    Once is never enough: Try another tryst with world cinema in week two of the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Film Festival

  • Movies

    December 6, 2000

    Gordon's Footlight

    In a new documentary, Minneapolitan Craig Rice illuminates the prolific artistry of Gordon Parks

  • Movies

    June 21, 2000

    It's Giuliani Time

    The new Shaft signs on to do the mayor's dirty work

  • Movies

    June 10, 1998

    The Celluloid Plantation

    Play it again, Melvin: Dooley Wilson (in Casablanca) and Melvin Van Peebles in Melvin Van Peebles: Classified X

  • Arts

    February 25, 1998

    A Choice of Weapons

    After a hardscrabble life in the Depression, Gordon Parks picked up a camera instead of a gun. But as a massive retrospective of his work reveals, his sympathies have often remained with those who went the other way.

  • Feature

    February 18, 1998

    The Great Spectator

    Radio Free Chicago: Studs Terkel holds down the microphone at WFMT in 1978.

  • Feature

    January 7, 1998

    Talking Book

    Word Up: KTCA's Daniel Bergin documents African American letters in Literature & Life.

  • Arts

    January 1, 1997

    The Year in Film

    The view from here to Scotland, Hong Kong, and Fargo

  • Movies

    June 12, 1996
  • Movies

    June 5, 1996
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