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New On Art Review
Charlie Tatum looks at how Adam Pendleton’s largest solo exhibition to date combines disparate revolutionary histories and asks viewers to consider the relationship between art and activism.
Bonnie Gabel reflects on a performance at the Theatre at St. Claude that challenges our perceptions of drag.
Lydia Y. Nichols speaks to Dread Scott about his upcoming project in New Orleans, a full-scale reenactment of the largest slave revolt in U.S. history.