Further thoughts on the cultural labor of poetry and art. Not merely "is it good?," but "what has it accomplished?"...reviews of recent poetry collections; selected poems and art dealing with war/peace/social change; reviews of poetry readings; links to political commentary (particularly on conflicts in the Middle East); youtubed performances of music, demos, and other audio-video nuggets dealing with peaceful change, dissent and resistance.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
Joe Sacco on his new graphic novel, Footnotes in Gaza, 1956
Joe Sacco is one of the preeminent political graphic novelists of our time, whose previous credits include two graphic novels on Palestine.