Thursday, April 2 2015
This imperfect police procedural is nonetheless both a rare example of the point of view of women in the '50s and a case study for how the Production Code ultimately met its demise.
Thursday, July 30 2009
A refreshingly fun read as Faithfull veers from praising high art to prizing high heels, and occasionally, ponders just being high.
Sunday, April 26 2009
It's charming and informative to read Conners' musings on his youth, even as he tries and ultimately fails to demonstrate that it was not misspent.
Monday, December 1 2008
Ginsberg was hyperaware of the frequent charge that Beat poetry was little more than improvised mumbo jumbo baked from jazz records and marijuana smoke.