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Mapping San Francisco?s Literary History

on November 8, 2013

A screenshot of The Literary City (via the San Francisco Chronicle) OAKLAND, Calif. — San Francisco has become a city of gadgets, but it’s always been a city of letters. The town was central to the Beat movement in the 50′s, and the recent, city-wide SF Lit Crawl shed light on its wide variety of […]

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A Hair Museum Houses the Strands of Yesteryear

on November 8, 2013

Hair wreath on display at Leila’s Hair Museum in Independence, Missouri. (all photographs by Adam Green) CHICAGO — Leila’s Hair Museum in Independence, Missouri bills itself as the only museum of its kind in the world. Located in the back of Leila’s Independence College of Cosmetology, an unassuming storefront covered by a mirror-like material. It […]

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