Review: City Lights’ ‘Elephant Man’ is effective, insightful

John Merrick stands firmly at attention, a pair of khaki shorts, no shirt, staring blankly into space. This particular tableau is a bit striking in its simplicity. But slowly, as … Continue reading Review: City Lights’ ‘Elephant Man’ is effective, insightful

Review: City Lights’ ‘The Language Archive’ strong in its unity

George is a somewhat awkward gent. He bumbles around his cluttered office, a room filled with boxes and boxes, and most importantly, an old reel-to-reel tape machine. This machine holds … Continue reading Review: City Lights’ ‘The Language Archive’ strong in its unity

The conflict of communication the focus of City Lights’ ‘The Language Archive’

George is a scholar at a language archive, and is an expert in languages that are becoming extinct, such as the late 19th century language Esperanto. He is a master … Continue reading The conflict of communication the focus of City Lights’ ‘The Language Archive’