| Feb 20, 2015
| 11:56 AM
Chop Suey, USA: The Story of Chinese Food in America
| Dec 22, 2014
| 9:40 AM
It's the English-language word most frequently associated with Christmas. My dictionary defines it as: "Feelings of great happiness … especially of a spiritual kind."
But the vast majority of us, no matter our age, rank or social status,...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 11:57 AM
Mary Pauline Lowry
Skyhorse Publishing; 294 pages
Mary Pauline Lowry's "Wildfire" is a mostly formulaic novel with a tantalizing idea at its core. The protagonist, Julie, is a young college dropout who signs on as a rookie forest...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 9:23 PM
Under the glare of lights in a room typically kept dark for performances, David Worthington took the microphone and gave voice to a man who hadn't been heard that evening — not in person, anyway, in this theater half a world removed from his home in...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 9:07 PM
Falling Into Theatre...and Finding Myself
Fithian Press; 232 pages
Actor Steve McQueen famously said, "I would rather wake up in the middle of nowhere than in any city on Earth."
Robert Cohen may have that spirit as well. When the...