Monthly Archives: September 2010

At the Dark End of the Street

You think you know the story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Or do you? I attended a fabulous reading this evening by Danielle McGuire. She was reading from her new book, At the Dark End of the … Continue reading

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The right to choose

I strongly suggest you watch this interview. Rachel Maddow talks with Dr. Melissa Harris-Lacewell (pictured here) of Princeton University about the startling fact that we have 5 female Republican candidates for US Senate this year who are running on a … Continue reading

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Nell Painter

I attended a fabulous afternoon with historian Nell Painter yesterday at Duke Library.  Amazing woman.  Read her work.  This evening I watched a video of Dr. Painter on The Colbert Report.  She is exactly the right person to arm wrestle … Continue reading

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