Alibi V.20 No.16 • April 21-27, 2011 ››
To paraphrase Jimmy, the drunken misanthrope from the film Art School Confidential, I've been postponing suicide on the off chance I’ll witness some glorious plague inflict unfathomable suffering on my hateful species.
Las Palabras en Fuego
Festival features four new plays by up-and-coming writers
The 11th annual Words Afire Festival of New Plays is in full swing at the University of New Mexico. The festival features four new plays by up-and-coming writers and creates opportunities to match the work they’ll do in the professional world.
Not Black Swan
Ballet company tries to change the art form’s image
Behind the observation glass of the studio of Alwin's School of Dance, eight dancers from the New Mexico Ballet Company glide through the air, articulating tiny gestures amid a flurry of footwork. They precisely and energetically execute Valse Fantaisie choreographed by George Balanchine, recently debuted at their last performance Springtime Dances.
A Good Cry
Performative videos and sculptural installations, the exhibition questions and scrutinizes the the nature of crying behavior.
Afropop Worldwide Welcome Party
Executive producers of the NPR radio show visit in conjunction with the Making Africa exhibit at the Albuquerque Museum.
C19 Now!: The Climate for Indigenous Activism
renowned journalist and documentary film-maker specializing in coverage of Indigenous Peoples and events, Jenni Monet and Dr. Jennifer Nez Denetdale discuss climate issues.