Friday, March 18, 2011

Importance of Being Earnest Performances

Who: Southwest Shakespeare Company
Where: Mesa Arts Center, corner of E. Main and Center St (1 E. Main) downtown Mesa
When: Friday, March 18, 7:30 (possibly sold out?)
Saturday, March 19, 2PM and 7:30 PM
Thursday, March 24, 7:30 PM--I plan to attend this performance
Friday, March 25, 7:30 PM
Saturday, March 26, times???

Box office 480-644-6500
Link to web site with further information

Friday, March 11, 2011

Monday, March 7, 2011

Two links about the "special forces" in South Africa

First, the infamous 90 day detention act, later replaced by the 180 day detention act:


Journalist Ruth First was the first white person imprisoned under the provisions of this act. The film A World Apart, from a memoir written by First's daughter, tells the story of her imprisonment, from her daughter's point of view. This is the trailer for that 1988 film: