Posts Tagged ‘San Francisco’
Moises Kaufman is founder of "Tectonic Theater Project" and is also creator of The Laramie Project which is about the reaction to the 1998 murder of University of Wyoming gay student Matthew Shepard in Laramie, Wyoming. Hear Tony Taccone, artistic director of Berkeley Repertory Theater, in conversation with this groundbreaking playwright and director.
Part of the pleasure of reading Jonathan Lethem lies in charting the author's cultural obsessions. His early books were born under the sign of Raymond Chandler and Philip K. Dick, and later works sealed his reputation as the consummate young novelist with dense cross-weaves of Brooklyn, 1970's art rock, and Italo Calvino.
Thirty-something feminist activist Jennifer Baumgardner argues that the women's movement didn't necessarily provide her generation with a road map to the equal, fulfilling relationships that they expected. It is the insurgent voices of bisexual women, she says, that are furthering the aims of the feminist dream for a better world.