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V.25 No.34 | 8/25/2016
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Culture Shock

Building New Worlds at Bubonicon

The change-making scope of science fiction and fantasy

By Maggie Grimason
Bubonicon comes but once a year, now it’s here, now it’s here!
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V.25 No.33 | 8/18/2016
mosaic

Culture Shock

Mosaic Arts Program Leads the Way

Public art involves youth in the art community

By Monica Schmitt
Public art involves youth in the art community, writes Alibi editorial staffer Monica Schmitt.
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Art Scenester

On the Hunt

Pokémon Go leads players to culture

By Megan Reneau
Pokémon Go leads players to culture!
V.25 No.32 | 8/11/2016
warriors
Virgil Ortiz

Culture Shock

Revolutions, Past and Future

Virgil Ortiz at the Albuquerque Museum

By Robin Babb
Virgil Ortiz’ current work focuses on the Pueblo Revolt of 1680; his new exhibit opens soon at the Albuquerque Museum.
V.25 No.31 | 8/4/2016
Working Classroom
Carlos Gabaldon

Culture Shock

Theater for Social Change

Working Classroom empowers people on stage and behind the scenes

By Sara MacNeil
Working Classroom empowers people on stage and behind the scenes.
V.25 No.30 | 7/28/2016
Leigh Stein
courtesy of the publisher

Culture Shock

Land of Magic and Darkness

The many iterations of enchantment in Leigh Stein's new memoir

By Maggie Grimason
With a profound attention to detail and a singular way of layering battling emotions, Stein tells of grief, death, love and yes, violence, too.
V.25 No.29 | 7/21/2016
Sandra Cisneros
Vincent Valdez

Culture Shock

A Homecoming for the Imagination

Sandra Cisneros revisits The House on Mango Street through exhibition at the NHCC

By Maggie Grimason
Sandra Cisneros revisits The House on Mango Street through exhibition at the NHCC.
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V.25 No.28 | 7/14/2016
Making Muses
Charlotte Strode

Culture Shock

Dissecting the Muse

Making Muses presents the many faces of those who inspire

By Maggie Grimason
Making Muses presents the many faces of those who inspire.
V.25 No.27 | 7/7/2016
Albuquerque Main Library

Culture Shock

Oh, the Places You Will Go

The Albuquerque and Bernalillo County Public Library's departure from the everyday

By Maggie Grimason
The Albuquerque and Bernalillo County Public Library's departure from the everyday.
V.25 No.26 | 6/30/2016
Chris Wright, Nicholas Handley and Phillip Arran
Russel Maynor

Culture Shock

Desert Scene with Drag Queens

Priscilla Queen of the Desert is everything that sparkles and mesmerizes, including love

By Maggie Grimason
Priscilla Queen of the Desert is everything that sparkles and mesmerizes, including love.
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Washed Up
Alejandro Durán

Arts Interview

Museo de la Basura

By Maggie Grimason
Alibi Arts Editor Maggie Grimason interviews artist and photographer Alejandro Durán.
V.25 No.25 | 6/23/2016
Mike Smith, Erin Adair-Hodges, and Marty Crandall
Bad Mouth

Culture Shock

A Bad Mouth and a Keen Heart

New reading series blends music and literature to illuminating effect

By Maggie Grimason
The event blends tonally aligned music, poetry, memoir and other media in a curated hour-or-so experience meant to elucidate each work through both contrast and facsimile.
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V.25 No.24 | 6/16/2016
Guns into Gardens
La Plazita Institute

Culture Shock

Double Barreled Garden Spade

The great velocity of Guns into Gardens

By Maggie Grimason
The forges of RAWtools will transform weapons confiscated by APD into garden tools to be used at La Plazita Institute's community gardens.
V.25 No.23 | 6/9/2016
Thomas Christopher Haag
courtesy of the artist

Culture Shock

The New Iconography

The work of Thomas Christopher Haag cuts straight to the unconscious

By Maggie Grimason
Maggie Grimason talks with travelling muralist Thomas Christopher Haag about freedom, undefined symbols and compost.
Natasha Leggero and Moshe Kasher
Robin Von Swank

Comedy Matters

All’s Fair in Love and Comedy

A conversation with Kosher Kasher and Natty Leggs

By Courtney Foster
Natasha Leggero and Moshe Kasher speak with us about their new endeavors, dating in the comedy scene and chasing that “first-time feeling.”
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