George Packer

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2009

    Book Fair Announces Author List

    WikicommonsHunter S. Thompson at the 1988 Fair‚ÄčArtists have Basel. Filmmakers have MIFF. Geniuses have the Book Fair.My inner nerd (well, maybe it's outer, too...) did the running man this morning when it saw PR-extraordinaire Lisa Palley's email announcing the Author List for the 2009 Miami Book ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2009

    Florida: Swindled and Beaten Bloody

    Just in case yesterday's news of a bounce on the stock market gave you a glimmer of hope, Riptide is here to remind you that your future is bleak and depressing. The CBC recently compared Florida to "a terrified cardiac patient," lying awake at night, praying the angina will pass. "The confidence ga ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 28, 2008
  • Calendar

    August 14, 2008

    Language Barriers

    GableStage takes on a touchy topic in its latest play.