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3/23/2012

Bay Area husband-and-wife documentarians Jon Shenk and Bonni Cohen (Lost Boys of Sudan, The Rape of Europa) don’t see themselves as... More»

3/19/2012

 I was curious to get the dope on how insiders would react to Mike Daisey’s new monologue, The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs, which opened... More»

3/5/2012

In a producing coup by the fearless Shotgun Players, the biggest, chewiest drama by the greatest living playwright of the English-speaking world... More»

2/29/2012

The Oxford English Dictionary defines eschatology as the department of theological science concerned with the so-called final events of... More»

2/23/2012

He's in with the president—or so he thinks. Seth... More»

2/16/2012

How do you commemorate an art movement designed to elude conventional collection and display? “State of Mind,” the current exhibition at the... More»

2/16/2012

If it’s true that teenagers tend to be overemotional, then the proof is in the pages. San Francisco Bay Area native Nina LaCour attempts to... More»

2/15/2012

In her somber first novel, Oakland author and essayist Meredith Maran hits every possible stereotype on the subjects of feminism, liberalism, and lesbianism... More»

2/14/2012

In programmer-novelist Ellen Ullman’s dense, digressive novel of 1970s San Francisco, a lonely, neurotic, unnamed professor, on leave while under... More»

2/14/2012

Tasha DeSerio has some serious salad bona fides. The Berkeley cooking instructor, caterer, and writer not only cooked at Chez Panisse, she contributed to... More»

2/14/2012

One charming feature of Marie Losier’s latest documentary, in local theaters this month, is its total failure of exposition. If The Ballad of... More»