Rocky Goes To RISDBy Tessa DeCarlo
Scratch the glittering hide of the most successful artist and you’ll probably find a bruised little outcast lurking inside, still smarting from some long-ago snub.
ADAMAGICA: Magic and Iconolatry in FilmBy Robert Kelly
When we look at the sad, often ridiculous, lives of the great ceremonial magicians, it is obvious, in any conventional sense of successwealth or happinessthat magic doesnt work.
Da Vinci, Sedaris, Middlesex, DeleuzeBy David N. Meyer
I havent read The Da Vinci Code, but I have read a lot of Nerve.com/Salon.com profiles of women who have. Apparently they liked it a lot. Its curious how consistently the curve of reading material ascends among the Last Great Book You Read on these profiles.
Docs In Sight
DOCS IN SIGHTBy Williams Cole
Round up of current goings on in the world of documentaries.
The Turntable Is The Cosmos: Asian Summer in New YorkBy David Wilentz
Subway Cinema will be bringing the best (and wackiest) of Asian pop cinema to our doorstep with their 5th annual New York Asian Film Festival.