Posts Tagged ‘jonathan katz’

Should Smithsonian Secretary Clough Go?

Philip Kennicott says yes. In an impassioned essay for the Washington Post, Kennicott calls for the resignation of Secretary of the Smithsonian Institution Wayne Clough, arguing that his official decision to remove a video work by David Wojnarowicz from the National Portrait Gallery earlier this month rolled back on the progress of Smithsonian museums and [...]

A Friendly Fest: Rappahannock Independent Film Festival

It's a bit of a hike down to Fredericksburg, but for the cinephile, the drive this weekend might just be worth it. For the third year running, this friendly neighbor to the south is hosting the Rappahannock Independent Film Festival. The fest features docs, shorts, and 'toons from around the region and beyond. Student films [...]