Cultural Sensitivity with Zach Buscher

Zach in 2009

Cultural Sensitivity with Zach Buscher is Zach's blog.  Here you will find random and fairly frequent writings, ramblings, and rants.  And maybe the occasional new poem.  Go ahead, and comment and share.

some other people

Leah Meisterlin architect extraordinaire
Phillip Marotta  friend-o
Quinsigamond Community College employer
A Cappella Zoo  journal for which i read
Sonora Review journal for which i used to edit/read
Absent Magazine i like to read 
Diagram Magazine ditto
Fence Magazine ditto
Fou ditto 
Glitterpony ditto
H_NGM_N ditto
Juked ditto
notnostrums ditto
Noö Journal ditto
SHAMPOO ditto
Spork ditto
wheelhouse magazine ditto
Peter Jay Shippy poet
Silliman's Blog blog
HTMLGIANT blog

« A Picture Worthy of 77 Words | Main | How I Spend My Summer Vacation »
Thursday
May272010

Things You Can Learn from Entertainment Weekly

And you say, nothing.  

And I say, two things.

1. James Franco continues his campaign for 21st century Renaissance man by directing a short film "based on a poem about a gay salesman."  The poem (and film) is called "The Clerk's Tale" and it is by Spencer Reece, poet and former Brooks Brothers employee.  Franco's version actually looks kind of neat.  It's almost as exciting as his turn as Allen Ginsberg in Howl, out September 24.  As for the eponymous Reece poem, a true stunner, you can check it out here.  I'm sure I will be talking about the poem, the Franco adaptation (if I can get my hands/eyes on it), and Howl: The Movie (colon and what follows are my own editorial flourishes) in future editions of the blog.

2. ATTN Twilight fans: There is approximately one song on The Twilight Saga: Eclipse soundtrack that sounds (in theory) pretty cool.  It's a collaboration between Beck and Bat for Lashes called "Let's Get Lost."  I love, love, love Natasha Khan so any new work is exciting, regardless of the unfortunate choice of venue.  I do have doubts, though; The New Moon soundtrack yielded a couple so-so collaborations that sparkled on paper, namely Ed Droste (of Grizzly Bear) and Victoria Legrand (of Beach House) on "Slow Life" and Bon Iver and St. Vincent on "Roslyn."  That said, I was into Thom Yorke's contribution ("Hearing Damage," straight up Eraser style). Lykke Li's bit ("Possibility") was ok, too.  

And now I am going to cower in shame after covering EW and Twilight in a single blog post.  

Should I rename the blog "Pop Cultural Sensitivity" instead?

 

Reader Comments (4)

Nope. Don't rename it.

Speaking of crazy rare films, have you seen this list: http://murdermystery.livejournal.com/465783.html ? It's kind of amazing, but like the Franco film, I'll be lucky to find any of those anywhere.

May 30, 2010 | Unregistered Commenterj crab

It's a good article! You let me learn more about it! In part time,I always log in the same websites to learn knowledge burberry shoes for men

December 6, 2010 | Unregistered CommenterBonnie william A

Understanding within the current trend connected with trend bracelets is very important given it may guide you to get the ideal along with popular article. That springtime, from the trend globe, great sized gem stones are inclined to lead the trend trend. Therefore, you may want to select silver necklaces that have a large massive diamond, ruby, emerald green, and also alternative style of diamond occur the middle to be able to have trendiest seem. The styles are generally generally adjusting so4pcs_Fashion_Jewelry_Set the forms of bracelets you use should change at their side. Should you generally desire to seem one of the best, perform retain in speed while using styles that are developing from the trend marketplace.
When you find yourself choosing the trend bracelets, you need to always make sure that the items you happen to be choosing are generally suitable for those who may use these people. Quite a few females try to purchase silver necklaces them to ze electronic other people wearing presenting excellent seem. Even so, that doesn’t signify similar necklace around your neck will have similar effect on a person. A person should purchase bracelets items that are well suited for a person as an alternative to a little something that will appears excellent on other people. We all include our very own individual designs along with individuality. We all have to have to see the suitable bracelets article to match both equally the style along with individuality. Aside from, it is also crucial to be sure that this bracelets may go well with the clothing were wearing.

February 28, 2011 | Unregistered Commenterring

The dream of models might be chose to participate in the victoria’s secret fashion show, the world famous fashion show, no one program else can be comparable.Friday Night Lights dvd

November 4, 2011 | Unregistered CommenterFriday Night Lights dvd

PostPost a New Comment

Enter your information below to add a new comment.

My response is on my own website »
Author Email (optional):
Author URL (optional):
Post:
 
Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>