CROWTHER, Hal. Canadian, b. 1945. Genres: Essays. Career: Time, staff writer; Newsweek, associate editor; Buffalo News, Buffalo, NY, media columnist, film and drama critic; Humanist, columnist; Free Inquiry, columnist; Spectator, columnist, 1981-, executive editor, 1986-1989; also columnist for Independent Weekly, Durham, NC, Oxford American, Progressive Populist, and North Carolina Independent. Author. Publications: Unarmed but Dangerous: Withering Attacks on All Things Phony, Foolish, and Fundamentally Wrong with America Today, 1995; Cathedrals of Kudzu: A Personal Landscape of the South, 2000. Contributor to books, periodicals and newspapers. Address: c/o The Independent Weekly, 2810 Hillsborough Rd., Durham, NC 27705, U.S.A.