V.24 No.10 | 3/5/2015
The Rancher and the Environmentalist
Review by Charles Vane
The Age of Consequences: A Chronicle of Concern and Hope
Courtney White’s ambitious take on environmental issues shines brightest when it brings both ranchers and environmentalists to the table.
V.24 No.9 | 2/26/2015
Men Who Loved Men in Berlin
Review by Samantha Anne Carrillo
Gay Berlin: Birthplace of a Modern Identity
A scholarly tome unveils a fascinating chapter in the pre-Stonewall history of the gay rights movement and the body of cultural and scientific knowledge that informed it.
V.24 No.8 | 2/19/2015
Read Between the Lines
And meet these authors in the flesh
Report like a girl
Your to-be-read pile just got bigger. Whether you love history, fiction, sports or science, meet these authors touring the 505.
V.24 No.7 | 2/12/2015
Peeking Through Keyholes
Review by Renée Chavez
Delicious mysteries and secrets abound in this rich tale of a 17th-century Amsterdam bride.
V.24 No.6 | 2/5/2015
Are humans ready to learn from our most promiscuous cousins?
By Lisa Barrow
The Bonobo Way: The Evolution of Peace Through Pleasure
Sexologist Dr. Susan Block has a unique solution to human sexual and social happiness: Follow the example of our great ape cousins, the bonobos.
V.24 No.5 | 1/29/2015
Even God Leaves a Carbon Footprint
Review by Courtney Foster
An environmental sci-fi graphic novel with dark overtones, Carbon is populated by demons, gods and coal barons.
V.24 No.4 | 1/22/2015
More Human Than Not
Review by Mark Lopez
Of Small Children / And Other Poor Swimmers
An ABQ poet’s elegant debut “echoes through bars, beaches and roads.”
V.24 No.3 | 1/15/2015
Texts from a Hilarious Mind
Review by Mike Smith
Texts From Jane Eyre: And Other Conversations with Your Favorite Literary Characters
A simple premise—literary characters and authors texting—leads to hilarious results.
V.24 No.2 | 1/8/2015
Perl in the Rough
Review by Renee Chavez
Easy Street (The Hard Way)
Ron Perlman’s new memoir offers rock-solid wisdom on the movie industry and growing up weird. But maybe skip the end?
V.24 No.1 | 1/1/2015
Family Lineage and Bathroom Psychotic Breaks
Review by Amelia Olson
Mexican Eskimo Book 1: Exmikan
A hyper-emotional landscape invigorates this generation-spanning novel of family history, memory and dreams.
V.23 No.52 | 12/25/2014
A Drinkable Feast
Henry Miller’s Birthday
A day-after-Christmas celebration of a filthy provocateur
By Hosho McCreesh
Hosho McCreesh celebrates the filthy provocateur with a beer, a book and a meal from a local food truck.
V.23 No.51 | 12/18/2014
Boom For Real
Review by Erik Gamlem
Widow Basquiat: A Love Story
A revealing and sometimes dark love story shows that pioneering ’80s artist Jean-Michel Basquiat was more than the “Radiant Child.”
V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014
Get Lost in a Literary Guia Roji
Review by Renée Chavez
The Interior Circuit: A Mexico City Chronicle
Part personal diary and part dark tale of investigative journalism, Francisco Goldman’s memoir twists and turns in a multitude of directions.
V.23 No.48 | 11/27/2014
For the Love of Books
Authors get in your face for Indies First
By Ian Wolff
Authors hit the sales floor this Saturday to support some of your favorite independent bookstores.
V.23 No.47 |
Jamie Anderson Probably Drove All Night to Get Here
By Lisa Barrow [ Tue Nov 25 2014 5:02 PM ]
Jamie Anderson entertains in her memoir Drive All Night, a collection of stories from 25+ years of touring, recording, singing and writing.
Celebrate Solidarity! Fundraiser at Factory on 5th Art Space
Featuring poets Demetria Martinez, Margaret Randall, Renny Golden and surprise guest poet Damien Flores.
John Dahlbäck • house at Stage @ Santa Ana Star
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