Subscribe Register Login
Friday, March 23, 2018, 6:07 a.m.


Top Picks - Mobile App
RSS Feed

Karen Martin


Associate Editor, Perspective.

Recent Stories by Karen Martin

Home Movies

posted: 03/23/2018 1:48 a.m. Discuss

Downsizing, directed by Alexander Payne

Theater review: Rep's Mamma Mia! dynamic, enjoyable

posted: 03/17/2018 3:36 a.m. Discuss

Don't confuse the movie version of Mamma Mia!, released in 2008, with the stage play.

Home Movies

posted: 03/16/2018 1:46 a.m. Discuss

I, Tonya,

Theater review: Frenzied, frantic Junie B. takes audience on a ride

posted: 03/10/2018 3:02 a.m. Discuss

Junie B. Jones is confronted with a quandary while searching through her kindergarten's lost-and-found box for her beloved fuzzy black mittens.

Digital Review: Mute

posted: 03/02/2018 1:48 a.m. Comment 1

Intoxicatingly complicated and spiked with moral ambivalence, Mute is a sci-fi noir that requires concentration. Unlike many Netflix film offerings, there's too much going on to wander into the kitchen for refreshments without missing something.

Home Movies

posted: 03/02/2018 1:44 a.m. Discuss

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri,

HIGH PROFILE: Doris Washington

posted: 02/25/2018 4:30 a.m. Comments 2

It was to be a fitting tribute. Doris Washington and her husband, Oscar Washington Jr., wanted to honor Oscar’s father, Oscar Sr., who died at the age of 77 of heart complications. So Oscar Jr., vice president of customer service at Entergy Arkansas and a member of the Central Arkansas Board of the American Heart Association, and Doris, director of the USDA’s National Water Management Center in Little Rock, became co-chairmen of the American Heart Association of Arkansas’ 2018 Heart Ball.


posted: 02/23/2018 1:54 a.m. Discuss

The Florida Project, directed by Sean Baker

Architects study options for housing in NW Arkansas

posted: 02/18/2018 2:04 a.m. Discuss

The ambitious mission of the Housing Northwest Arkansas Initiative "is to educate the community about construction, financing, and social justice," said Peter MacKeith, dean of the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design at the University of Arkansas. Supported by a $250,000 grant from the Walton Family Foundation, it seeks to address the lack of affordable housing in the fast-growing region for residents and newcomers at all levels of income.

Digital Review: Irreplaceable You

posted: 02/16/2018 1:48 a.m. Discuss

What's the best reaction to news that a young adult is the victim of terminal cancer? There are practically endless responses, and it seems most of them are explored -- with great earnestness but little success -- in Irreplaceable You.






Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online