December 8, 2019, 17:01

Culture
  • The Double Vision of Alicia Rodriguez Alvisa

    “A woman must continually watch herself,” John Berger writes, in “Ways of Seeing,” from 1972. “She is alm ...

    “A woman must continually watch herself,” John Berger writes, in “Ways of Seeing,” from 1972. “She is almost continually accompanied by her own image of herself.” Today, we are continually accompanied ...

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  • The Enjoyable Discomfort of Noah Baumbach’s “Greenberg”

    In Noah Baumbach’s newly released “Marriage Story,” Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson play a couple who ...

    In Noah Baumbach’s newly released “Marriage Story,” Adam Driver and Scarlett Johansson play a couple who are going through a painful, protracted divorce battle. The movie portrays the dissolution of a ...

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  • What’s Missing from the Brilliant “Marriage Story”

    As divorce proceedings heat up, with Charlie (Adam Driver) in New York and Nicole (Scarlett Johansson) in ...

    As divorce proceedings heat up, with Charlie (Adam Driver) in New York and Nicole (Scarlett Johansson) in Los Angeles, “Marriage Story” becomes a tale of two cities.Noah Baumbach’s new film, “Marriage ...

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  • Can Film Save Indigenous Languages?

    Films like “SG̲aawaay Ḵ’uuna” (“Edge of the Knife”), the first to capture the language and culture of the ...

    Films like “SG̲aawaay Ḵ’uuna” (“Edge of the Knife”), the first to capture the language and culture of the indigenous peoples of Haida Gwaii, are giving new life to dying tongues.In an early scene of “ ...

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  • A Candid Look at the Drivers of Los Angeles

    “Green Volkswagen, East Hollywood, 2010.”Jonathan Castillo’s photographs of Angelenos sitting in their ca ...

    “Green Volkswagen, East Hollywood, 2010.”Jonathan Castillo’s photographs of Angelenos sitting in their cars move nimbly along a knife’s edge between the familiar and the surreal. In a country where pe ...

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  • How High Can High-Waisted Pants Go?

    Super-high-waisted jeans—a cut that the designer Judi Rosen first began pushing in the early two-thousand ...

    Super-high-waisted jeans—a cut that the designer Judi Rosen first began pushing in the early two-thousands—were once a sartorial horror but are now in demand.Inside Judi Rosen’s Nolita denim boutique ...

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