The December Issue in Quotes

Buffalo Madonna performing with his group, Mad Rad, at City Arts Fest

“We’ve elevated the stage so that the performer’s this icon. You need to sit down and you need to be quiet and you need to cross your legs and clap. We’ve dehumanized the audience.
 – Buffalo Madonna in Anatomy of a Booooooo!

“And in my experience, those who can’t teach, wait tables.
 – Marya Sea Kaminski in The Doing and the Teaching.

“Hopefully if reinforces that reading and writing are hip, sexy, cool, to be emulated.
 – Charles Malody in Nonamerican Apparel.

“So, yeah, people get ugly when they’re in the grip of joy.”
 – Mark Baumgarten in his Editor’s Note.

And there’s plenty more in our latest issue