Art and activism / Raspyni Brothers / "Pilgrim Souls"


Art and activism An Argentinean artist who explores human rights and civil war in her work has an exhibit in Sacramento. Today on Insight, Claudia Bernardi talks about her art and her experiences in El Salvador. You'll also meet New Yorker writer Mark Danner. His book "Massacre at El Mozote" explores what happened to one town in El Savador during the war.

Claudia Bernardi's exhibit "Silence Was Hostile and Almost Perfect" runs through Saturday, Dec. 30th at 40 Acres Art Gallery, 35th Street and Broadway, Oak Park. Gallery hours are noon to 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturdays. "What Happened to El Mozote? A Conversation with Claudia Bernardi and New Yorker journalist Mark Danner" is at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17th at the Guild Theater, 40 Acres. Information: (916) 452-7177.

The Raspyni Brothers You’ll meet award-winning jugglers The Raspyni Brothers.

The Raspyni Brothers perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17th and 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18th at the Center for the Arts, 314 West Main St., Grass Valley. Information: (530) 271-7000.

"Pilgrim Souls" Reno author Rene Reid tells you about her latest book, "Pilgrim Souls." I’s a love story set in Sacramento and featuring the Attorney General.

Rene Reid signs books from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17th at Barnes & Noble, Birdcage Walk, 6111 Sunrise Blvd., Citrus Heights. Information: (916) 853-1511. She will also sign books from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2 at Barnes & Noble, Meadow Wood Court, 5555 S. Virginia St., Reno. Information: (775) 826-8882.

 
Friday, November 16, 2007