In the City of Sylvia

Posted on : by : jjmurphy

I first stumbled upon the work of José Luis Guerín last summer at the Venice Biennale, where his installation Women We Don’t Know was shown in the Spanish pavilion. It happened to be one of the first things I sawRead More

Shotgun Stories

Posted on : by : jjmurphy

  In Charles Burnett’s family drama To Sleep With Anger (1990), Harry, an old friend from the South, visits an African-American family in South Central Los Angeles and manages to wreak havoc in the process. At one point Harry disputesRead More

Stuart Gordon: Stuck

Posted on : by : jjmurphy

  Stuart Gordon (Re-Animator), who went to school here in the late 60s and taught at the university as artist-in-residence several years ago, will return to screen his latest film Stuck (2007) tonight in the main theater of the OrpheumRead More