Author: Rose Viviano

  1. Jerome Witkin (born September 13, 1939) is an American figurative artist whose paintings deal with political, social and cultural themes, along with serious portraiture that melds the sitter’s social position with a speaking likeness that reveals inner character. Witkin has been succinctly characterized as “a…

  2. ArtRage Gallery will present a staged reading of  American Dreams: Immigration Stories, a collection of stories told from the perspective of immigrants living in the United States, as a fundraiser for both ArtRage and the Friends of Farmworkers House. The play, written by award-winning director…

  3. Greta will share insights and organizing strategies from World BEYOND War’s October 5-6 international conference in Limerick, Ireland. Topics may include nonviolent resistance, divestment, outlawing the arms trade, and more. Previously a community organizer with the leading non-profit Food & Water Watch, Greta worked on…

  4. Marking the centenary of the First World War, the internationally renowned director Peter Jackson (the Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings trilogies) uses the voices of the veterans combined with original archival footage to bring to life the reality of war on the front…

  5. Directed by Michael Winterbottom and filmed in  documentary style, IN THIS WORLD blends fact and fiction to tell  the true story of two Afghan brothers whose family give all they have to a people smuggler to get the boys out of a refugee camp in…