Screenplay, Cyanotypes and an Acoustic Portrait – Kenai Peninsula Online | Bowluk

Photographer Jesse Egner and composer and visual artist Nathan Hall sat side-by-side at the Bunnell Street Arts Center grand piano and performed a duet inspired by the dried winter stalks of pushki, or cow parsnips. Characteristic of their playful approach to their work, the two artists embraced an impromptu collaboration during their month-long residencies in … Read more

Plum Creek Literacy Festival is now an anti-LGBTQ "ministry" – Book and film globe | Bowluk

In September, the Plum Creek Literacy Festival abruptly canceled its event after several authors declined to attend because the festival had deleted LGBTQ-themed books. Now the festival is back – somehow. Amid discussions on Twitter about his track record, Plum Creek’s 2022 roster first shrank and then changed dramatically. At least eight children’s authors have … Read more

Mystery Science Theater 3000’s Writer’s Room Wasn’t As Wild As You Think – /Movie | Bowluk

ComedyCentral In 1988, when he first conceived Mystery Science Theater 3000, show creator Joel Hodgson wanted it to serve as a nighttime gathering place. His local Minnesota television station, KTMA, had a storefront of cheap genre films that would toss them late into the night, and Hodgson wanted to emulate the phenomenon of staying up … Read more

Peter Bart: “The Offer” spins a mafia story about “The Godfather” that’s really more fiction than fact – Deadline | Bowluk

It’s a story full of action and intrigue, but is it true? The offera new 10-part series, starting April 28 on Paramount+, provides an “insider” account of the making The Godfather. It’s a story about brave filmmakers who braved bullets and death threats from mafia soldiers to tell their great saga. But not really. Written … Read more

Peter Bart: “The Offer” spins a mafia story about “The Godfather” that’s really more fiction than fact – Deadline | Bowluk

It’s a story full of action and intrigue, but is it true? The offera new 10-part series, starting April 28 on Paramount+, provides an “insider” account of the making The Godfather. It’s a story about brave filmmakers who braved bullets and death threats from mafia soldiers to tell their great saga. But not really. Written … Read more

After delays, the University of Iowa is building a new non-fiction writing program – The Gazette | Bowluk

The University of Iowa began construction of a new building for the nonfiction writing program in March on the southeast corner of North Clinton and Church streets, across from the President’s residence. (Provided by the University of Iowa) IOWA CITY — More than 14 years after the University of Iowa initiated plans to build a … Read more