Cultures are influenced and changed by our
art, music, theatre and literature. Past cultures
are remembered by their arts. And our
future culture is shaped by our children. Every 100
years-all new people.
ChiIL Mama's fascinated by how
becoming parents influences people's creative careers and how
ChiIL Mama interviewed Danbert Nobacon a couple weeks ago, at The Book Cellar in Chicago and we have that interview on the ChiIL Mama blog today.
He had a double whammy of a book and CD release, which both fell in October ( N is for Nobacon post). This week we are giving away both 3 Dead Princes, and his new CD, Woebegone, Danbert Nobacon & The Bad Things. Enter to win at the end of this post.
If you missed ChiIL
Mama's earlier review
of 3 Dead Princes, you can
check it out
Nobacon's Wobegon CD is based on the novel "Damengeist or The Devil Came Down To Yorkshire" by Bebon Candorant, which is still a work in progress. This 14 track CD is quirky, complicated, and creative and will be appreciated by older kids and parents.
If you're ready to time travel with
anarchists, gypsy punks, and Bad Things, while reading about snarky
anarchist princesses and adventures led by a Fool,
HERE to win. You know the drill--one entry per
family per week. Enter through Tuesday midnight.
Winner will be chosen by random.org. Entry info won't be
sold, shared or written on bathroom walls. We also have 2
more copies of Woebegone to give away in subsequent weeks.
Bonnie Kenaz-Mara is a writer-photographer-potter-painter-actress-animal wrangler-general creatrix and Mama to two amazing kiddos.
See more of Bonnie's stories here.