Alibi V.21 No.26 • June 28-July 4, 2012 ››
Rockets’ Red Glare
In the glow of wildfires, officials stare down the Fourth of July
Under state law, no one can ban fireworks completely. Not a city council or county commission, not a mayor or the governor. Not after the largest blaze in New Mexico history or the Bosque’s been charred.
Elizabeth W. Hughes
The Surreal Life
Sometimes I like to pretend I’m David Byrne exploring the fictional Texas town of Virgil in the 1986 art-house classic True Stories. That’s why I made the seven-hour car trip to Marfa, Texas (population: 1,981 in the last census).
The Counter Narrative: 90 Years
A panel of experts talk about the cultural vision that launched a fascinating history of the KiMo Theatre.
UFOs: Physical Extraterrestrial or Paraphysical Interdimensional
A discussion on how personal, physical observations vary in time and materialization.
Woofstock Pet Expo and Adoption Festival
Featuring an agility course, vaccine and microchip clinic, nail trimming, pet care info booths, raffles and more.
Pieces of Other Worlds: Samples from Across the Solar System
Former Astromaterials Curator and Manager of the Astromaterials Acquisition and Curation Office at NASA Dr. Carlton Allen discusses scientific research of the formation and evolution of our solar system.