From Cell to Screen
Orange Is the New Black’s Piper Kerman on prison, sensationalism and sex
By M. Brianna Stallings
Kerman went from rich girl to convict when she was sentenced to 15 months at a federal women’s correctional facility in Connecticut. She recounted her experience in the memoir Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison, later adapted into an award-winning Netflix original series.
OFFCenter gets (Albu)quirky; Placitas Library needs labyrinth help; and FREE COMICS! in this week’s bracing dose of Culture Shock.
Swimming with Elephants Publications
Albuquerque’s New Poet Laureate is Radical
By Zachary Kluckman
Burque’s got a new Poet Laureate and she’s not afraid to drop an F bomb.
Short on Story
Review by Mike Smith
Education in Albuquerque casts light on a neglected corner of city history—but does it make the grade?
Dead Billy at South Broadway Cultural Center
A free screening of Scott Milder's film about a woman whose world unravels when a series of seizures bring about forgotten memories.
Sweet Georgia Brown at New Mexico History Museum
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