Alibi V.22 No.42 • Oct 17-23, 2013 
“Snug Bug” by Shing Yin Khor

Arts Feature

Something Seriously Weird this Way Comes

Bewitching III brings an October feeling to Stranger Factory

Stranger Factory’s Halloween-themed show delivers the delightfully grim and the weirdly whimsical.
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Adrian Esparza, Superstructure, from installation Vitrina de Colonias, 2013, serape, plywood, nails, 18 x 16 feet

Culture Shock

This week in Culture Shock, grab your straight razors, climb a mountain and confront your fluid borders.

Get Lit

Historically Stating

From cowboys to casinos to Commies, three enchanting books grapple with history on the large and small scale.

Book Review

Shepherd of Sin

In a short, complex narrative that relies on the second person, Father Meme tells the story of three Native youths who suffered and survived abuse at the hands of a priest.
Guitarist Steve Maase courtesy of the Maase Family


You Have Six Strings, Dude

Inaugural Steve Maase Legacy Guitar Summit

Maase's daughter and former students gather to honor the life's work of a legendary guitarist.
artist Rosanne Ghahate


A Walk Around the Pueblo

Zuni Pueblo ArtWalk

Zuni artists transform stone, metal, pigment and other materials to tell the story of their people.


Grab A Tissue

A Good Cry

Performative videos and sculptural installations, the exhibition questions and scrutinizes the the nature of crying behavior.