We Love Agnès Varda
ubuweb: Black Panthers - Huey! (1968) [.avi] Total Runtime: 46mins Language: English Directed by Agnès Varda In honor of Varda’s new film The Beaches of Agnès which opens in New York on Wednesday, after winning a César for best documentary feature in February, it’s a great time to watch her incredible documentary about Huey Newton. The style & vision of The Panthers is simply...
omg you guys the baffler is coming back →
maura: not a moment too soon, you know. also: the new publisher is an nu grad (who graduated five years after i did)!! GO CATS!!! [via jbr] This is kinda fucking awesome. The zine library I help out at has a nice cache of old issues that I’ve been making my way through. (There’s also a book of collected works.) And it looks like much of the original staff is returning, including...
Richard & Linda Thompson: The Calvary Cross
"I found it safe to say viewing this thing... →
Video of Bishop Perry Tillis performing in 1995 at an Alabama church on WFMU blog.
Scout Niblett: Your Last Chariot
“The Belgian royal family, always eager to form alliances with the Hapsburgs, had married off Leopold’s younger sister Charlotte to Archduke Maximilian, brother of the Emperor of Austria-Hungary. In 1864, Maximilian and his wife, her name appropriately changed to Carlota, were installed by Napoleon III of France as the figurehead Emperor and Empress of Mexico, where Napoleon was...
Lula Cortes: São Tantas as Trilhas
He's an Artist →
Meant to post this last week… Ryan profiled on the BUTT blog!
kamikazepaperairplane: BARR, The Song is the Single I never knew there was a video!
I glanced at the dame sleeping next to me, and all... →
Jonathan Franzen reads Veronica Geng’s brilliant and hilarious “Love Trouble Is My Business,” as well as a short Ian Frazier piece.
Thin Lizzy: Cowboy Song
"Susan Hill, President of the National Women's... →
alexbalk: (via charitini)
Sherman Alexie’s “Reservation Blues” is the “Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao” of the Rocky Mountain region, haunted by the ghost of Robert Johnson instead of Raphael Trujillo.