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Daily Archives: April 8, 2009
Great essay on in the New York Times on Fort Greene by Nelson George. He’ll be here at BHS on May 13th to launch his book City Kid: A Writer’s Memoir of Ghetto Life and Post-Soul Success. I had always … Continue reading
When an American Airlines commercial shot at BHS a few months ago, I was pleasantly surprised to see Kevin Spacey walk into the library for the shoot, and I was floored when I saw Michel Gondry directing. I just found … Continue reading
Important primary source documentation: World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War. It’s good background reading for Pride and Prejudice and Zombies: The Classic Regency Romance – Now with Ultraviolent Zombie Mayhem!