Zachary Snowdon Smith
“True History of the Kelly Gang" is blustering, untidy, self-mythologizing, difficult to take seriously but impossible to ignore — in other words, quintessentially Aussie.
Dramatizing the adventures of John Reed, a swashbuckling Marxist journalist who covered the Bolshevik Revolution firsthand, “Reds” seemed calculated to annoy, offend and alienate almost everyone.
Over the past few weeks, social distancing mandates have confined us more and more to our homes. Luckily, there is a millennia-old discipline that has refined sitting still to an art form.
The Copper River Watershed Project has moved its annual cooking event online. The Wild Food Feast recipe swap, exchanging recipes that showcase locally caught, grown and foraged ingredients is now open to the public on the CRWP’s website.
All survey participants are eligible to enter a drawing for a free round trip to Anchorage — a trip that, fortunately, can be flexibly scheduled.
The library has shut its doors. The North Star Theatre is closed. Kayak Cafe is serving no lattes. So why not spend a day out collecting garbage?
Many students welcome a day or two off school. However, the school shutdown that now extends to the end of the academic year may be too much of a good thing.
Residents who fail to comply with the city’s emergency mandates may be fined up to $500 under a new ordinance.
Accessible to jazz fans and non-fans alike, “Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool” is a brisk, rollicking introduction to the man who needs no introduction.
Restored by Martin Scorsese’s World Cinema Project, “Touki Bouki” is a poem in coarse words, at once lyrical and ugly.