Broad Vocabulary

Nextmonth, Greendale Community Theatre opens its production of the popularmusical Legally Blonde. Last year’s production of LesMiserables set an attendance record for GCT. This year, they are shiftingover to something much more lighthearted in.. more

Jun 9, 2014 10:03 AM Theater

April 3 marks the re-opening of A Broad Vocabulary, Milwaukee's feminist bookstore recently. Closed since November 2008, this spring brings a new space on the East Side, a new ownership structure, new ideas, and new events.Presently, the pl... more

Mar 31, 2010 12:00 AM Books

Hero of the Week: Rev. Joseph Ellwanger OnNov. 14, the Birmingham Ci Shepherd ,Expresso more

Nov 29, 2008 12:00 AM Expresso

Book clubs are the opiate of the masses. No, wait—that’s religion. Book clubs are awesome. Tonight the Young Comunist League hosts its monthly Marxist Book Club at Broad Vocabulary at 5 p.m.,Today in Milwaukee more

May 20, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee 1 Comments

I'm trying to downplay how much “American Idol” I've caught this season, but since I am watching—and since I’m as opinionated as the next guy—I might as well blog about it like everyone else. A couple of observations about last night’s .. more

Apr 9, 2008 4:00 AM On Music

Forget about Literati, Scabulous and the countless other online rip-offs of Scrabble. Ins We Must Obey ,Today in Milwaukee more

Mar 11, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Broad Vocabulary, Bay View’s feminist bookstore, hosts an 8 p.m. performance from B All That You Ask For ,Today in Milwaukee more

Feb 27, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

When activist/musician/teacher Jessica Mills became pregnant, she was struck by the lack My Mother Wears Combat Boots ,Today in Milwaukee more

Feb 18, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

The Pabst Theater foundation this morning announced a slew of its 2010 shows, including: * David Bazan, the former Pedro the Lion singer-songwriter (and, as his latest solo album outlines, fallen Christian), at the Pabst Theater on Sunday, Ap.. more

Dec 31, 1969 11:00 PM On Music