Posts by Cat Acree:

On Island Time

New bar Pearl Diver aims to give us all a tropical yet thoughtful getaway on the East side

The Long and Winding Road

Local poet Leslie Garcia discusses her—and by extension, her family’s—harrowing path to poetry

Speak for Yourself

Nashville Youth Poet Laureate Haviland Whiting doesn’t shy away from the truth—and she wants other teens to follow her lead.

Wide Awake

After two decades of creating sublimely abstract, postmodern portraiture, Julia Martin is only now finding her voice

Things Fall Apart

Inside the controlled chaos of artist Amelia Briggs

Lost and Found

BASKETBALLS, HUBCAPS, LIQUOR BOTTLES, AND YOUR PRECONCEIVED NOTIONS ABOUT RACE ARE ALL FAIR GAME FOR ARTIST BRANDON DONAHUE

Worlds Apart

DIRECTOR SUEANN SHIAH DISCUSSES HER DEBUT FILM, HUANDAO, CULTURAL IDENTITY, AND THE IMPORTANCE OF EMBRACING THE IN- BETWEEN