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Baracoa Artists Exhibit

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter September 2021 On September 17, a unique exhibit…

José Martí

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture August 2021 You don’t always think about the history…

A far away but familiar galaxy

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter July 27, 2021   Star Wars, Jurassic Park,…

A look back – The play’s the thing

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter July 5, 2021 Originally posted August 3, 2017…

American Naturalist

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter January 5, 2021 History is all around us…

Arts & Culture and COVID-19

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter December 22, 2020 Our fall classes ended before…

Plants, Spaniards, Indians, and Migrants – The tradition of “Southern Folk Medicine”

Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter November 2020 Amelia Lifelong Learning’s last program for the…

Joe Palmer’s “A Mariner’s Tale”

Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter November 11, 2020 The first thing that appealed to…

Two Across – A review

Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter October 12, 2020 Last Saturday night, I went to…

Reading is an ideal experience in quarantine

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter September 29, 2020 While it didn’t get headlines…

When the pandemic is over, what will life be like?

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter July 20, 2020 Lockdown has been a testing…

Lions in the Water

Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter July 8, 2020 In writing columns for the Observer,…

A vanishing way of life

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter June 25, 2020 Emily Dickinson wrote “there is…

Home movies

By Evelyn C. McDonald Arts & Culture Reporter June 11, 2020 Perhaps you’re like me. I…

“I simply want to say thank you” – An opinion

By Evelyn C McDonald April 30, 2020 There is a lot of controversy about the coronavirus:…