A profile of Russian poet Vera Pavlova, who will release her first collection of poems in English, “If There is Something to Desire,” next month. Continue reading
Opening Friday nationwide is James Cameron’s latest epic cinematic and technical feat. “Avatar,” a digital 3-D action adventure movie about human colonization of a distant moon already occupied by a race of blue aliens. Costing nearly $400 million for production … Continue reading
Hard to believe, but it’s been a year since we launched this blog. After our first weeks, I wrote a thank you to our “first responders” — the people who’d written in to say how much they appreciated and supported our goal of providing a place online for the arts and culture.
Some photographs, like “Migrant Mother,” have become iconic images, part of our shared history. It and many other photos were taken by a woman who is herself the subject of a new biography: “Dorothea Lange: A Life Beyond Limits.”
Pop star Michael Jackson died Thursday afternoon of an apparent cardiac arrest, the Los Angeles Times reported. Jackson was rushed to the UCLA Medical Center by the paramedics after they found him at his home not breathing and tried to administer CPR.