Ann Leckie shuffles the stack of rejection letters she has spread across a small wooden table. Seated in an engulfing armchair in the foyer of the Webster University library, the gray-haired 48-year-old peers down at them through a set of bookish, black-framed glasses. She's soft-spoken and almost s ... More >>
Fire bad, movie not so great, either.
Is Eden, Iowa's Joe (Todd Gillenardo) the devil? A vampire? Or just a really, really creepy dude?So it's a Friday night and you've got nothing to do -- why not check out Eden, Iowa at the St. Louis International Film Festival? The film was directed by local Derek Elz, stars a bunch of local actor ... More >>
9:30 p.m. Friday, November 19, at Webster University's Winifred Moore Auditorium
A new exhibit reanimates Mary Shelley's Frankenstein and the controversy over bioethics
Gary Lucas has performed with Captain Beefheart, Jeff Buckley, John Zorn and Allen Ginsberg. Now he's visiting St. Louis to perform alongside the silent film The Golem.