• Calendar

    August 15, 2012
  • Blogs

    May 30, 2012

    Doc Watson, country flatpicker, dies at 89

    He never had a chart-topping hit, but his guitar flat-picking and earnest, true-blue vocal take on traditional American music nonetheless influenced generations of country, blues and folk musicians and fans. Today we all mourn the passing of Doc Watson.Watson notably played a sold-out show at the Ce ... More >>

  • Movies

    April 1, 2009
  • Movies

    March 29, 2006

    No Ifs, Ands, or Butts

    'Thank You for Smoking' keeps its satire clean

  • Feature

    February 1, 1998

    Double Take

    Being black and gay is seen by some as double . But playwright Djola Branner disputes that notion, And his play, Homos in the House, which premieres this month, shows how such attitudes create stigma, erect barriers, and inhibit HIV/AIDS prevention