Black diaspora transcends cultural limitations


If the lines of racial oppression were unclear before, after Voices from the Black Diaspora, they blurred even more.  This past Saturday at the McClintock Theater, the latest Visions and Voices event explored the diverse narratives arising from Australia, America, and England, unifying varying experiences of black oppression while distinguishing differences in culture. Typically, the […]

John Waters talks newspapers, show business and Pink Flamingos


When revolutionary filmmaker John Waters strode into Norris Cinema Theatre on Friday night to introduce the screening of his most well-known film, Pink Flamingos, he quickly and determinedly grabbed one of the fliers bearing his image and the words “An Evening with John Waters” in gaudy colors and slipped it into his bag. The Visions […]