Alibi V.27 No.7 • Feb 15-21, 2018 
“Protect: Caribou and Salmon”; Gwich'in Human- Aerial Art along the Yukon River, Fort Yukon, Alaska

Culture Shock

Resistance and Creative Practice

Multi-disciplinary artists converge at “the last oil” conference

“The last oil” symposium posits that we are in the second oil age, which has had devastating effects on the natural world. One of its organizers, Subhankar Banerjee, points at art for for how to resist the destruction.
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courtesy of Making Africa

Art Review

The Creativity of a Continent

Making Africa explores the thousand contexts of contemporary design

Like the continent itself—perhaps necessarily so—Making Africa: A Continent of Contemporary Design is massive.
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Soprano Daisy Beltran as Tony and Mezzo- soprano Kirsten Chávez as Ultima in Opera Southwest's adaptation of Rudolfo Anaya's novel
Lance Ozier/Todos Juntos Photography

Art Preview

New Songs for Anaya

Opera Southwest premieres an adaptation of a classic

For this little-over-a-week long engagement, Opera Southwest is presenting Bless Me, Ultima in the form of an opera conducted by Maestro Guillermo Figueroa.
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Lost Boy, Super High and Belting Showtunes

Finding Neverland

The incredible story behind one of the world's most beloved characters, Peter Pan.
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There Will Be Blood

In the Blood

A contemporary urban satire inspired by Nathaniel Hawthorne’s The Scarlet Letter.
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Hat Collector

Ken Jeong Live

See the nationally touring comedian live.
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Sowing Seeds for Next Year's Harvest

Winter Solstice Seed Mandala

An annual community art-making event to celebrate the coming of the winter season. Gather for the creation of a mandala using different kinds of grains and seeds to feed migratory songbirds.
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70 Years of Soul

Blind Boys of Alabama

Hear gospel classics, Christmas tunes and other gems from a 70-plus-year career.
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