Congolese refugee Justin Semahoro Kimenyerwa thought he was close to bringing his sister and brother's families over to St. Louis. They'd already escaped genocide in the Democratic Republic of Congo and lived as refugees in Kenya. After five years, Kimenyerwa's family was preparing for the final st ... More >>
Jessica Baran encapsulates the St. Louis art scene
Jennifer SilverbergEric Greitens, Navy SEAL, humanitarian and now bestselling author.Here's your weekly St. Louis bestseller list for the week ending April 17, as compiled by the St. Louis Independent Booksellers Alliance and based on sales at Left Bank Books, Main Street Books, Pudd'nhead Bo ... More >>
Sure you've heard of a foreign exchange student, but have you heard of a foreign-exchange bookseller?IEEWLydie HazikimanaKris Kleindienst, a co-owner of Left Bank Books, hadn't either, until last week when she received an e-mail from her friend Lisa Hollenbeck, who owns the Alpine Shop. The National ... More >>
8 p.m. Friday, July 28 and Saturday, July 29. Mississippi Nights (914 North First Street).
The Foundation (Rap-A-Lot)
Bill Haas trumps other Blog o' the Week possibilities, a white supremacy group loses its power (literally), and we wonder if Hotel Rwanda is OK for kids; plus, everybody loves Einar!
Hotel Rwanda finds hope amid the horrors of tribal genocide
Miss Missouri USA faces an ethical dilemma, Blake Ashby pontificates on the sweater vest, Unreal invents a surefire theft deterrent and Joyce Aboussie just gets scary; plus, the Sanford-Brown report and the reasons why the Lou is number two
Week of February 19, 2003
Webster University hosts the Human Rights Watch International Film Festival
Can a non-9/11 benefit album make any noise?
Writer Lawrence Weschler adds to the wonders of the world