January 9 – January 15, 2008
Political, racial pressure pays off for the bakery
E.M. Health attempts to burrow away debt
How the bakery's $1 million vanished.
Along with loan from city, pledges to help community disappeared.
A report from the Zapatista Women's Encounter in Chiapas
Why is the city's police union lobbying for the Academy of Art?
"RiffTrax Live!" gets sketchy
Danny Hoch brings his new Brooklyn tale to the Bay
Zion I's Amplive gets tossed into In Rainbows lockdown. Plus: Thao Nguyen, David Daniell, Rickie Lee Jones, and more
The main course has taken a hosing lately
Music's mystery man Jandek comes to town
Drawings and text by Veronica De Jesus
Bill Berkson's Sudden Address bridges poetry, painting, and passionate love
Berlin and Beyond comes of age
Folksy lyricism makes Francisco Vargas's The Violin a quiet beauty
Heavy Metal in the Country
A selective guide to upcoming classes and workshops for grown-ups
Everything Claire Kiefer needs to know about education she learned in jail
How Tim Westergren built the world's smartest jukebox
How Susan Gould makes a living making art
How Paul Donald went from graphic designer to green retailer extraordinaire
No, not that kind of "a week late." This is my New Year's column, a week late, but let's not beat ourselves up...