Yeah, it’s been a while since I posted I know – but I’ve been busy. So let’s just keep it moving… Here’s a round up of things I’ve been meaning to share:
Deep essay on music as a spiritual experience: Brad Mehldau writes on “Coltrane, Jimi Hendrix, Beethoven and God,” filtered through the lens of German authors and philosophers.
Photo Essay: People reading books all over the world.
Flavorpill’s Required Viewing: 10 Essential Hip-Hop Films
More charges of sexual abuse have emerged from T. Don Hutto, a Texas immigration detention center that held men, (sometimes pregnant) women, and children until 2009 and now holds about 500 women.(via Colorlines & Postbourgie)
New York magazine lists 20+ most anticipated books of the fall.
Robert Rodriguez‘ “Machete” comes out this week.
A Latin food-inspired vegan cookbook, anyone?
Surrealistic self-portraitist and all around kick-ass Frida Kahlo is the new face of Mexican money.
On the rise and fall of Modern art:
The Mona Lisa Curse