Jan Herman is looking for a copy of the picture Israeli astronaut Ilan Ramon carried with him on the Columbia. As he sadly notes, if it was an original, it’s gone now. He links to two other pictures drawn by the same artist, 14-year-old Peter Ginz, before he perished in Auschwitz. If you are aware of a copy of the now lost “View From the Moon” anywhere, especially on the Internet, please let Jan know.
Being Deaf today brings with it controversies over vocalizing, lip reading, and ASL. All of that helps define just one character in Craig Lucas's kaleidoscope of a drama, now in its New York premiere at Playwrights Horizons.