Tuesday, May 12 2009
In Crips & Bloods: Made in America, airing as part of Independent Lens, Kumasi's memories of rejection and resentment are typical of his generation.
Thursday, January 29 2009
Stacy Peralta's documentary traces the emergence of gangs in L.A., as well as their contexts and causes.
Sunday, January 13 2008
Regarding the Kennedy assassination, Norman Mailer describes an utterly "American" problem and seeming solution, the simultaneous determination and inability to believe.
Friday, November 30 2007
The question at the center of Oswald's Ghost is less about facts and figures, the unsolved case, than it is about perception.
Tuesday, July 31 2007
Sunday, July 8 2007
Howard Zinn: You Can’t Be Neutral on a Moving Train serves as an important reminder to anyone academia-minded that professional advancement and the goals of education do not always converge.