Archive for September, 2012

September Quick Clips: Arts & Ideas Authors and Exhibits

The Arts & Ideas at the JCCSF program has been making some headlines this September, as has the La Habana exhibit at the Katz Snyder Gallery. Here are a few of the recent interviews and reviews:

NOW PLAYING: Gimme Shelter – The Digital Sukkah Experience

NOW PLAYING: Gimme Shelter – The Digital Sukkah Experience

Gimme Shelter: The Digital Sukkah Experience is live right now at gimmeshelter.jccsf.org. Wondering how to engage? You have two options. 1) Visit our Digital Sukkah right now and explore the themes of Sukkot (home and shelter; roots and rootlessness; hospitality; permanence and transience) via original videos, audio pieces and a photography invitational.  The Digital Sukkah will live […]

Adam Mansbach Is An Effing Genius

Adam Mansbach Is An Effing Genius

As if it weren’t enough that award winning Bay Area novelist Adam Mansbach hit the big time last year with his genre-busting children’s book, Go the F**k To Sleep, he’s now garnering all kinds of attention for a 4-minute political video intended as a last-minute message to American voters.

RB EYES FRIDAY @ the New Year: How to begin again?

RB EYES FRIDAY @ the  New  Year:  How to begin again?

In labor with child number two, my body was pulsating, gripped at irregular intervals by fierce contractions.  I felt like a food processor operated by an unsupervised toddler. I was also seized by a paradox—the comfort and anxiety of “here we go again.”