A WW reporter visits the organizers expo and decides to be a slob.
In Todd Haynes’ 1995 film Safe, a
housewife played by Julianne Moore finds herself suddenly all too
susceptible to the byproducts and complications of modern life; power
lines buzz ominously outs
The Cascade Festival of African Films expands our cinematic horizons.
Africa is not a continent terrifically well known for its
cinema: The money isn’t really there, and many of its countries are
constantly in violent flux. But that very instability and unfamiliarit
“What can I get nice people today?” This is Muhamed Mujcic-Mufko, owner of 4-4-2, a new Bosnian soccer bar he’s opened up in his old Taste of Europe market space on Southeast Hawthorne Boulevard.
The Spare Room—as its name helpfully implies—was once a bowling alley,
but has become in the meantime the cavernous clearinghouse for every
single old, true, good feeling of the Killingsworth-Fremont district, a
repository for the contentedly lost and literary-articulate America
that Tom Waits always sang about.