NEWS & NOTES

Finding a voice for black media

Something’s happening. And you’d better know what it is. On Friday, June…

 

THEATER

‘Aladdin’: Middle Eastern enough?

By MELORY MIRASHRAFI One month before Disney’s new live-action Aladdin opened in…

 
 

CULTURE

Exquisite Gorge 1: Getting started

STORY AND PHOTOGRAPHS BY FRIDERIKE HEUER I have on previous occasions written…

 

MUSIC

Music Notes: transitions & triumphs

Sing Portland!

Oregon’s leading classical music public radio station All Classical Portland has launched…

 
 

DANCE

The unkindness of strangers

The funk and sweat and desperate seediness of New Orleans are so…

 

VISUAL ART

The alchemy of photography, sans camera

“River” by Rachel Wolf (chromogenic chemigram - archival digital print)

Our lives are saturated with photographic images — pictures taken by tens…