Bertolt Brecht http://www.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/22907/all en NYT Lectures on U.S.'s 'Endless Consumption,' Hawks $38K Croc Handbags and Gold-Plated Lamb Skulls http://www.mrc.org/articles/nyt-lectures-uss-endless-consumption-hawks-38k-croc-handbags-and-gold-plated-lamb-skulls <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Friday's <em>New York Times</em> Arts section <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/26/arts/music/rise-and-fall-of-the-city-of-mahagonny-at-manhattan-school.html?ref=todayspaper">featured a liberal lecture on </a>America's "culture of endless consumption" and "income inequality" disguised as an opera review from music critic Zachary Woolfe. <img src="http://www.mrc.org/sites/default/files/images/gold_plated_lamb_skull.jpg.crop_display.jpg" style="float: right;" height="213" width="298" /></p><p><a href="http://www.mrc.org/articles/nyt-lectures-uss-endless-consumption-hawks-38k-croc-handbags-and-gold-plated-lamb-skulls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Arts Bertolt Brecht Zachary Woolfe Fri, 26 Apr 2013 19:42:16 +0000 clay.waters 43339 at http://www.mrc.org