Monthly Archives: August 2011

Movie: Gimme Green (Green Unplugged)

This is a repost from a blog entry I made for Provisions Library on July 18, 2011. Please note, the film is the perspective of the producer. The facts presented in the film should be questioned. Comments from this post … Continue reading

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African Underground: Hip Hop in Senegal

This is a repost of a blog entry I made for Provisions Library on July 13, 2011. This post opened the door for me to connect with the producer, Ben Herson a few weeks later:   http://o.snagfilms.com/film.swf Africa Underground: Hip … Continue reading

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Spotlight: Ben Herson of Nomadic Wax

This is a repost of a blog entry I made for Provisions Library on July 27, 2011:   Ben Herson visited the Provisions Library today. He is the founder and director of Nomadic Wax, “a global hip-hop record label and … Continue reading

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Augusto Boal’s Invisible Theater

This is a repost of a blog entry I made fro Provisions Library on July 13, 2011:   Radical Street Performance, an anthology of essays edited by Jan Cohen-Cruz, is part of Provisions Library’s collection. The essays focus on street … Continue reading

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Greece’s Failing Economy and Social Shift

Another blog entry I made for Provisions Library from June 29, 2011:   On July 28, Arianna Huffington shared the perspective she gained from her recent visit to Greece in Postcard from Greece.  Her perspective is worth reading, especially since … Continue reading

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Capoeira: Fly Away Beetle

Another repost of a blog entry I made for Provisions Library (from June 29, 2011): Capoeira: Fly Away Beetle, is a BlueDot Productions‘ featured length documentary film. This film will be screened on June 30th at the Canning House in … Continue reading

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Onyx Ashanti on Beatjazz

Reposting a blog entry I made for Provisions Library on June 22, 2011: Onyx Ashanti is a musician and an inventor. He has created an instrument that fuses technology with technique to make synthesized music. His music is called “beatjazz.” … Continue reading

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