Posts by Jon

3.23.2009 By Jon
[Pictured, eco chef, author and food rights activist Bryant Terry.] The headlines are full of food and gardening stories: The Obamas plant a White House vegetable garden, the Secretary of Agriculture jackhammers up the pavement in front of his office to create a People's Garden, the National Gardening Association predicts a 19% increase in the number of new gardens, the New York Times Sunday... MORE
2.25.2009 By Jon
For the past two years, SPACE has collaborated with the USM Philosophy Symposium to bring films about philosophy down from the halls of academia and into the public realm. This year, we'll be screening Examined Life on Wednesday, March 4th at 7:30pm, followed by a discussion on the film. Examined Life pulls philosophy out of academic journals and classrooms, and puts it back on the streets...... MORE
2.8.2009 By Jon
We're gliding gently toward ol' Valentine's Day this weekend, so brush your teeth and wash your socks, romance is in the air.  But as we've all likely learned at this point, love can be a complicated thing. This Thursday, February 12th we'll be screening the documentary film In A Dream, which follows the life and work of Isaiah Zagar, an artist who over the past several decades has covered 50,... MORE