Holdin’ On in the Plastic World
ABQ Zine Fest creator Marya Errin Jones on self-publication, little Ray Bradbury and unlikely alliances
ABQ Zine Fest offers a weekend of zine-related events, celebrating independent publishing and DIY culture in Albuquerque.
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Scene and Heard
Happy 21st Beerthday, Poetry and Beer!
An Albuquerque institution ages almost gracefully
Time to imbibe: A venerable Albuquerque performance event is finally of legal drinking age.
Memory is a Fickle Companion
The memories of narrator Liz Crane, a 40-year-old entomologist, form the basis of a richly woven story of several generations.
Powerful in Pink
As Pink Sari Revolution makes clear, local-level resistance can be potent, even in “India’s Wild West.”
No Borders: Social Struggles Across the USA
Engaging social and political interviews with organizations, individuals and musicians who share their histories regarding the social struggles in their cities.
Latin Dance Festival
A city-wide dance festival highlighting Latin and Hispanic cultures from around the world.
A breakout star of Mad TV comedian and ping-pong enthusiast Bobby Lee performs live.
D.I.Y. P.I. Opening Reception
As artist Jessamyn Lovell pursues her private investigator’s license, she uses photography and performance to draw attention to social and cultural power dynamics. Runs through 9/30.