Take equality to the streets and unite area women during the Women March on for Justice on Saturday, March 16th. Held in celebration of Women’s History Month, this inclusive rally and walk is organized to be a peaceful and accessible event with ASL interpreters and an ADA section. Meet at the Diag on the University of Michigan campus at 1:30pm for sign-making, organization info and to sing folk and protest music with others before the 2pm rally. A speaker list is in progress and will be announced prior to the event.
Nevertheless Film Festival opens in mid July in Ann Arbor, and Current sat down with festival founder Meredith Finch to talk about what makes this film festival unique. The festival’s name is inspired by the phrase “Nevertheless, she persisted,” spoken by Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell when justifying his move to silence Sen. Elizabeth Warren
“A vision of Now” is part of a line from the Go-Go’s song “Vision of Nowness”, featured in their new jukebox musical, Head Over Heels.
Ann Arbor Restaurant Week, a semiannual event starting Sunday, June 9, is the perfect time to try something new (or settle into your stand-by favorites with deep discounts).
Master printmaker and experimental artist Takeshi Takahara is a restless spirit. Rather than working comfortably within established print traditions, he prefers to skate near the edge of the unknown.