Starbucks http://wrti.org en The Art of Jun Kaneko--Composer Michael Hersch--EVERYTHING BUT THE COFFEE Author Bryant Simon http://wrti.org/post/art-jun-kaneko-composer-michael-hersch-everything-coffee-author-bryant-simon <p>Susan Lewis considers the art of Jun Kaneko, whose costumes and sets are featured in <i>Madama Butterfly</i>, the Opera Company of Philadelphia's latest production. Kaneko's sculptures are on view in four different venues around the city.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns speaks with Michael Hersch. The Philadelphia-based composer has a world-premiere performance of an evening-length work for French horn and cello coming up, and a CD of his cello sonatas being released soon.</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Temple University professor Bryant Simon. His new book examines the socio-economic impact of Starbucks, and what the global caf? chain says about community, status, and personal identity in contemporary America.</p> Wed, 07 Oct 2009 13:08:00 +0000 Susan Lewis, David Patrick Stearns & Jim Cotter 2220 at http://wrti.org The Art of Jun Kaneko--Composer Michael Hersch--EVERYTHING BUT THE COFFEE Author Bryant Simon