Alibi V.23 No.18 • May 1-7, 2014 

Arts Feature

From Cell to Screen

Orange Is the New Black’s Piper Kerman on prison, sensationalism and sex

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.
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Buy yourself a little house, and then display it with "Starvation Peak Days End," oil on canvas. Heavenly!
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Frank McCulloch

Culture Shock

OFFCenter gets (Albu)quirky; Placitas Library needs labyrinth help; and FREE COMICS! in this week’s bracing dose of Culture Shock.
Jessica Helen Lopez at Bookworks in April 2014
Swimming with Elephants Publications

Poetry News

Albuquerque’s New Poet Laureate is Radical

Burque’s got a new Poet Laureate and she’s not afraid to drop an F bomb.

Book Review

Short on Story

Education in Albuquerque casts light on a neglected corner of city history—but does it make the grade?
Image via Pixabay


Well, Bless Your Heart

The Glitter Girls

Steel Magnolias meets "Survivor" in this coy and colorful comedy.
Courtesy of artist


The Rough Diamond of Chamber Music

Jennifer Koh and Shai Wosner

Jennifer Koh and Shai Wosner play chamber music live.
Image via Pixabay


Crop It Like It's Hot

TedxABQ 2018 Design Salon

Explore the topic of design with six New Mexicans shaping the world around us.
Courtesy of artist


More, Guitars, More Controllers

Adrian Legg

Award-winning and masterful guitarist, Adrian Legg plays live.