For the past few months, bassist Dezron Douglas and harpist Brandee Younger have dealt with the necessity of social distancing with their own kind of intimate gigs: a series of quietly uplifting performances streamed live through a shared microphone from their Manhattan apartment. Force Majeure collects a dozen of these songs along with brief, perceptive […]
Watching the watchers at the Chicago International Film Festival
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue
The veteran writer-director talks about the legacy of his 70s films and how studying physics prepared him to study human nature.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Monday, June 9