Alibi V.22 No.29 • July 18-24, 2013 
Sarah Mowrey

Arts Feature

Two Broads Don’t Walk Into a Comedy Club

Local comics thrive against the odds

With no big comedy club in town, how has the local comedy scene managed to flourish?
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Tanaya Winder
Douglas Miles (Apache Skateboards)

Arts Profile

Let Poetry Be Thy Medicine

Tanaya Winder’s extraordinarily ordinary journey

For many, the word “medicine” conjures images of pills and syrups distributed by doctors cloaked in white. But for poet and editor Tanaya Winder, medicine takes a different form.

Book Review

Joy Harjo’s Brave Voice

Joy Harjo’s memoir, Crazy Brave, is the story of a woman, and of strength and how “the spirit of poetry” came to her.
You Are a Badass

Book Review

Unlocking Your Inner BAMF

You Are a Badass aims to help you start on the path of self-discovery. How well does it succeed?

Book Review

Strikingly Entertaining

The fourth installment of Brad Taylor’s Pike Logan Series, The Widow’s Strike, pits Pike Logan, Jennifer Cahill and the other members of the Taskforce team against an imminent apocalyptic terrorist threat, the H5N1 virus.

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Howdy, Neighbor

Doublewide, Texas

A hilarious, fast-paced comedy, where residents of one of the smallest trailer parks in Texas are thrown for a loop when they realize the nearby town of Tugaloo is determined to annex them.
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Esmail and Dvorak

Chatter Sundays

Reena Esmail's Rang De Basant for solo piano and Antonin Dvorak Piano Trio in F minor.
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Photo by Vanessa Briceno-Scherzer

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Jasper String Quartet

The Oberlin-trained quartet performs the works of Beethoven, Mozart and Debussy.
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An Ode to Space Opera

Persepolis Rising: The Expanse Book 7

Local authors Daniel Abraham and Ty Franck under a pseudonym James S.A. Corey talk about and sign their latest space opera novel.
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