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A conversation between Studs Terkel and Hunter S Thompson circa 1967 was discovered! And someone made it into an animated short. (via Paris Review) “There are few things that depress me more than hearing the word “great” followed by a … Continue reading

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“Juan Felipe Herrera’s family has gone from migrant worker to poet laureate of the United States in one generation. One generation. I am an adamant objector to the Horatio Alger myth of pulling oneself up by the bootstraps, but Herrera’s … Continue reading

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Poem Against the State of Things by June Jordan on KPOO San Francisco 1977 (Listen Here, Via Cassandra Gillig) ‘The church is “symbolically recognized by everyone as a thorn in the side of the white body,” said the writer Edward … Continue reading

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“Whoever decides to organize Conner’s long-overdue retrospective will have their hands full. But if it is done right — and there is no guarantee that it will — the extensiveness and visual intensity of his work will give viewers a … Continue reading

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