Holdin’ On in the Plastic World
ABQ Zine Fest creator Marya Errin Jones on self-publication, little Ray Bradbury and unlikely alliances
ABQ Zine Fest offers a weekend of zine-related events, celebrating independent publishing and DIY culture in Albuquerque.
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Scene and Heard
Happy 21st Beerthday, Poetry and Beer!
An Albuquerque institution ages almost gracefully
Time to imbibe: A venerable Albuquerque performance event is finally of legal drinking age.
Memory is a Fickle Companion
The memories of narrator Liz Crane, a 40-year-old entomologist, form the basis of a richly woven story of several generations.
Powerful in Pink
As Pink Sari Revolution makes clear, local-level resistance can be potent, even in “India’s Wild West.”
The Piñata Exhibit Opening Reception
Traditional, iconic and contemporary piñata artists illustrate how piñatas maintain historical and social importance while reflecting transnational shifts in popular culture.
Luncheon for Literacy
Reading Works and author Jimmy Santiago Baca celebrate literacy to raise money for the nonprofit that provides free literacy tutoring to adults.
How Do You Pray?
Celeste Yacoboni discusses her latest work regarding how leading spiritual, shamanic, scientists, guides and activists pray and contemplates the intention of prayer.