Posts Tagged ‘ series ’

Small Axe, Steve McQueen’s new Amazon Prime film series, is revelatory – Vox

Letitia Wright in Small Axe: Mangrove.Des Willie / Amazon Prime Video

The groundbreaking anthology of stories about London’s West Indian community premiered November 20 on Amazon. Here’s how to watch it — and why.

Source: Small Axe, Steve McQueen’s new Amazon Prime film series, is revelatory – Vox

The ‘beauty of sorrow’ in the TV masterpiece, My Mister | 3 Quarks Daily

 

Source: The ‘beauty of sorrow’ in the TV masterpiece, My Mister | 3 Quarks Daily

Tommy on CBS: Edie Falco will always tell you exactly what she thinks – Vox

 

 

Edie Falco appears at the 2020 Television Critics Association winter press tour to discuss Tommy.Francis Specker/CBS via Getty Images

Edie Falco’s surprisingly ambitious new CBS show got her thinking about cops, queer identities, and LA.

Source: Tommy on CBS: Edie Falco will always tell you exactly what she thinks – Vox

‘Sunshine Sento Sake’ Is the Next Best Thing to Being in Tokyo – Eater

Skip work. Take a bath. Drink a beer. Eat some snacks. Repeat.

Source: ‘Sunshine Sento Sake’ Is the Next Best Thing to Being in Tokyo – Eater

Showtime Star Abby McEnany: ‘Dykes Can Do Whatever the F— They Want’

The “fat, gray-haired, masculine woman” talks about starring in the revolutionary series Work in Progress.

Source: Showtime Star Abby McEnany: ‘Dykes Can Do Whatever the F— They Want’

May 6, 2018 The Charter Oak Readings with poets Donna Fleischer and Leslie McGrath

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Sunday May 6, 3PM

Donna Fleischer’s poems are in small independent press chapbooks, anthologies, and journals worldwide. These include Kō, Modern Haiku, Otoliths, Peace Is a Haiku Song, Poetry at the End of the World, Spiral Orb, The Marsh Hawk Press Review, and The #Occupy Wall Street Anthology. < Periodic Earth >, from Casa de Cinco Hermanas Press (Colorado, 2016), is her fourth chapbook. Other chapbooks are with Longhouse Publishers and bottle rockets press.

Leslie McGrath is the author of three collections of poetry, the most recent being Feminists Are Passing from Our Lives. Winner of the Pablo Neruda Prize for Poetry and the Gretchen Warren award from the New England Poetry Club, her poems and interviews have been published in Agni, Poetry magazine, The Academy of American Poets, The Writer’s Chronicle, and The Yale Review. McGrath teaches creative writing at Central CT State University and is series editor of The Tenth Gate, a poetry imprint of The Word Works Press. She lives in Essex.

Reading starts with an Open Mike.

Charter Oak Cultural Center
21 Charter Oak Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106

Free event.

The Charter Oak Readings Blogspot

For more info contact—
Jim
JforJames@aol.com
860.508.2810

Directions to Charter Oak Cultural Center

From points west

Take 84 East to 48B (the “Capitol Avenue” exit). At the end of the ramp, take a left onto Capitol Avenue and go straight until the road ends. Take a right onto Main Street. Turn left at the first light onto Charter Oak Avenue and the Cultural Center is the first building on the right with two domes on top.

From points east

Take 84 West to exit 54 (the “Downtown Hartford” exit). At the end of the ramp, turn left onto Columbus Boulevard. At the fifth light, turn right onto Charter Oak Avenue. After the second light, the Cultural Center is the building with two domes on top on the left side of the street just before Main Street.

From points north or south

Take 91 to exit 29A in Hartford, labeled “Capitol Area”. Bear right and take the second exit labeled “Prospect Street to Main Street”. Turn left atthe stoplight at the end of the ramp and go straight. At the second light turn right onto Charter Oak Avenue. After the turn, the center is the third building on the left with two domes on top.

Parking

  • Free parking is available on weekends in the lot across the street from the center at 330 Main Street and at Betances School located diagonally across the street.
  • There is also metered parking available on the street in front of the Cultural Center and on Prospect Street. These spots are free on the weekends.
  • Free spaces can be found further down Charter Oak Avenue and on John Street.
  • Do not park next door at 25 Charter Oak Avenue or in the lot behind the building. They will tow in both locations.

The Charter Oak Readings : : Donna Fleischer & Leslie McGrath : : The Charter Oak Cultural Center

Poetry in America PBS Series (Official) – YouTube

Poetry in America is an upcoming 12-part series exploring poetry on a variety of topics. Each episode features the discussion of a single poem . . .

Part 1 begins during the week of April 2, 2018

Source: Poetry in America series on PBS

The Rainbow of Japan’s LGBTQ Identity, Captured in Photos

Civil partners Maika and Natsue on the subway

Queer people in Japan are in the spotlight in the latest installment of a book series that documents LGBTQ lives around the world.

Source: The Rainbow of Japan’s LGBTQ Identity, Captured in Photos

2017 Lineup — Environmental Film Festival at Yale

 

EFFY 2017 calendar. Keep track of EFFY deadlines and RSVP for upcoming festival events. 

Source: 2017 Lineup — Environmental Film Festival at Yale

GALATEA RESURRECTS #23 (A Poetry Engagement): THE FEEL TRIO by FRED MOTEN and THE UNDERCOMMONS: FUGITIVE PLANNING AND BLACK STUDY by FRED MOTEN and STEFANO HARNEY

T.C. MARSHALL Reviews
The Feel Trio by Fred Moten
(Letter Machine Editions, Tucson, AZ, 2014)
and
The Undercommons: Fugitive Planning and Black Study by Fred Moten and Stefano Harney

(Minor Compositions / Autonomedia, Brooklyn, 2013)

GALATEA RESURRECTS #23 (A Poetry Engagement): THE FEEL TRIO by FRED MOTEN and THE UNDERCOMMONS: FUGITIVE PLANNING AND BLACK STUDY by FRED MOTEN and STEFANO HARNEY.