Archive for October, 2013



Weekend recs

Sam Francis: Five Decades of Abstract Expressionism from California Collections, Pasadena Museum of California Art, now through January 5, 2014 Do giant, colorful abstract paintings make your heart thrum? Does your very being vibrate at a special frequency when you are in the presence of overwhelming visual beauty? Do you dig the mysteries of the […]

A brief defense of Bob Dylan’s Self Portrait

Mark Richardson says just about everything I would want to say about Another Self Portrait (1969-1971), the richly rewarding tenth volume in Dylan’s Bootleg Series. It’s hard not to see Dylan flipping the bird with the title of this new collection, given that the original Self Portrait (1970) has generally been regarded as one of […]

Friday Playlist: Catching up on Summer

buy cheap cigars online Catching up on Summer 2013 from Seroquel on 8tracks Radio. It's October 4th, and on the East and West Coasts America's weather feels like August, like summer never packed up and left. So here's a little summer thrill-ride. These are the top 20 songs played on our iTunes devices this summer. […]

Moby-Dick marathon livestream

We’ll be reading most of the day Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and for a couple hours on Thursday. Check here to see if the livestream is on air. Follow on Twitter and Instagram at #nyuadMD.