A Nation in Denial

A Nation in Denial

By Tom Robotham Two years ago, I delivered a talk at the Tidewater Community College Literary Festival called “Scenes from a White Boy’s Life,” in which I reflected on my lifelong efforts to understand “the problem of the color line,” as W.E.B Du Bois put it. I talked...
PREVIEW: Festival Of Jewish Film 2019

PREVIEW: Festival Of Jewish Film 2019

By Jim Roberts Ty Kelly has worn a lot of baseball uniforms over the course of his career—from the Loyola Marymount Lions and UC Davis Aggies in college to the Philadelphia Phillies and New York Mets in the major leagues—but the one that has meant the most to him was...
Black History Month Guide

Black History Month Guide

Compiled by Staff Following is a variety of concerts, art exhibitions, theater productions, and various events in celebration of Black History Month in Hampton Roads.    Portraits of Service: Portsmouth African Americans in the Military, 1946-67 January 18...
To-Do List: NYE 2018

To-Do List: NYE 2018

NYE Live! December 31 Waterside District 9 PM to 1:30 AM Tickets: $75-$150 New Year’s Eve Wine Pairing Dinner Both Mermaid Winery Locations 6 PM & 9 PM Seatings New Year’s Eve Bash With The Jangling Rienharts December 31 The Vanguard New Year’s Eve Bash With Good...