Feb 28 - Mar 5, 2008 
Los Poblanos Pond   by Jane Abrams

Culture Shock

By Amy Dalness

Sheltered Cradle

Part of The Cradle Project's mission to raise money for orphans in sub-Saharan Africa includes filling a warehouse with 1,000 cradles and cribs made by artists from around the world. The original warehouse space was a 20,000-square-foot building in the railyard that was once a locomotive repair shop. The lease of the space to Albuquerque Studios has changed the plan slightly.

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Michael Saxton as John Calvin, the great reformer
Max Woltman

Performance Review

Waiting Out the Fog

Life During Wartime at UNM's Theatre X

By Amy Dalness

Perhaps the wisest words ever uttered by Franklin D. Roosevelt were "The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.” In today's culture, we could sure use a dose of that idiom, straight down the gullet without a sugary chaser.

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Peter Godwin

Author Profile

Zimbabwe Through a Lens

When a Crocodile Eats the Sun author Peter Godwin

By John Freeman

It would require some luck to peg the trim, thoughtfully bearded 50-year-old man sitting in the fading afternoon light as a foreign correspondent. Indeed, dressed in a sweater and jeans, wearing pink argyle socks that flash as he crosses a leg, Peter Godwin seems about as far from a war zone as one can get in a room of ceiling-high bookcases and an elegant symmetry of lamps and décor. In its lush, ordered calm, this salon is a world apart. Even Manhattan's nearby West Side Highway has been reduced to a soft whisper.

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