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In Wisconsin Literary Luminaries: From Laura Ingalls Wilder to Ayad Akhtar, Jim Higgins acknowledges that others mining the Badger State for a similarly compact book on notable writers could have produced something entirely different. Higgi... Read more

Books

Reading the headlines is a newscaster’s job, but every now and then, a newscaster becomes the headline. It happened in 1974 when Florida anchor Christine Chubbuck drew a revolver during her news program and committed suicide on the air. Inf... Read more

Film Reviews

Lately, Colin Farrell has been a welcome presence in such small-scale, unHollywood films as In Bruges and Ondine. In Triage, he plays a photojournalist who throws caution aside, hurling himself into battle for a good picture as if forgetting tha.. Read more

I Hate Hollywood

DanceCircus’ latest program, “Mud, Sweat and Tears: Voices from the Field,” pays homage to the planet not only through the movement of dance but also through poetry, live Brazilian music, capoeira and, in one piece, Aldo Leopold’s Read more

Today in Milwaukee

Fittingly enough for aone-time Dave Matthews opening act, singer-songwriter Bob Schneider The Californian ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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Alternately exhilarating and frustrating, Music for Pictures collects 29 pieces culled and Music for Pictures ,CD Reviews Read more

Album Reviews

In Lin Enger’s latest novel, Undiscovered Country, a boy’s grieving process a Undiscovered Country ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

Today in Milwaukee

John Singleton made history with his 1991 debut film Boyz N The Hood, becoming the first Boyz N The Hood ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

Today in Milwaukee

After reading through Rolling Stone's recent "50 Reasons to Watch TV" article, I wondered if it might be possible to, at the very least, assemble some sort of argument for avoiding television. That isn't to say a little TV isn't bad I like to watc.. Read more

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