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Apr.11.2010
 Novelist and activist Arundhati Roy lodged a few eloquent arguments against the world’s largest democracies last Friday night at the gorgeous Mission High School Auditorium in San Francisco. “What have we done to democracy?” she asked. “What have we turned it into?  What happens once democracy has...
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Apr.11.2010
  San Francisco-based composer Pamela Z gave a talk and performed pieces from her extraordinary sonic repertoire at CIIS last Saturday night, and I’ve been listening to her CD, “A Delay is Better,” ever since.  Watching this artist work is a disarmingly intimate experience.  Precise, demanding...
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