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Review: Surrogates

Some day in the future — or is it right now? — people will be replaced by surrogate robots, superhuman automatons who live out big-screen fantasies while their hosts, with their greasy hair and bad skin, sit back in wired-up La-Z-Boys.
Philip K. Dick-ian premise deserves better
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 02, 2009


The question that arises when you consider the dazzling screenprints of the late Boston artist Sister Corita Kent is: how could an artist so good be so ignored?
The dazzling art of Boston’s Sister Corita
By GREG COOK  |  October 23, 2007