Lorenzo Fabbri, Professor of Film and Italian/French Studies at the U of M, and Curator of the 7th annual Italian Film Festival Also, "The Art of Indigenous Resistance: Inspiring the Protection of Mother Earth," a traveling exhibit of 20 Indigenous artists highlighting the 31 years of Honor the Earth at All My Relations Gallery. Guests are Graci Horne, Curatorial and Gallery Assistant at All My Relations Arts and Kim Smith, arts and community organizer and board member of Honor the Earth.
The after-the-half highlight was d.j. babyswiss' all-Merkaba-label deep-dubstep set featuring usual suspects Kalya Scintilla (Australia) and Soulacybin (Colorado), but also Mindex (Russia) and three choice cuts from Mpls' own Bogtrotter!
We speak with Sean Wilsey about his new book More Curious, a collection of essays about people and places that explores curiosity. He is also the author of the memoir Oh the Glory of it All and the co-editor of State by State: A Panoramic Portrait of America.
It’s a prime ingredient in countless substances from cereal to soup, from cola to coffee. Consumed at the rate of one hundred pounds for every American every year, it’s as addictive as nicotine — and as poisonous. It’s sugar. And “Sugar Blues”, inspired by the crusade of Hollywood legend Gloria Swanson, is the classic, bestselling expose that unmasks our generation’s greatest medical killer and shows how a revitalizing, sugar-free diet can not only change lives, but quite possibly save them.