Rubin Carter

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2014

    The 10 Biggest Classic Rock Douchebags

    By Jonny Whiteside While rock & roll is necessarily classified as a form of pop music, it is actually an idiom whose radical, destructive primitivism established a new type of socio-cultural disorder. It's about rejection of the status quo and celebration of the dis-imprisonment it instills. Alway ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2011

    Recap: Bob Dylan Conference at UMSL, March 19 -- All Along the Ivory Tower

    Image via​On Saturday, March 19, about 30 people - a mix of middle-aged-and-older Dylanheads, Hellenic Studies and Classics scholars, and a couple of students - gathered at the University of Missouri-St. Louis for a conference exploring connections between Bob Dylan and ancient Greece. Titled ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 1, 2002

    Payback Time

    As the debate over reparations heats up, James Hirsch offers a preview of what's to come

  • Culture

    January 26, 2000


    Clayton native James S. Hirsch gets to the eye of The Hurricane in a new biography of Rubin Carter

  • Film

    December 29, 1999