V.23 No.23 | 6/5/2014
Photos courtesy of Digital Latin America Arts Feature Be a Crossroads Digital projects bridge geographies, cultures and media Digital Latin America brings together museum exhibitions, talks, community programs and, best of all, a Downtown block party.
V.23 No.15 | 4/10/2014
Photos by Russell Maynor Art Theater Preview Sometimes Poison Is the Only Cure Gibraltar stages edgy relationship at the heart of Joyce’s Ulysses Gibraltar follows Molly and Leopold Bloom over the course of a single day in Dublin. With their marriage on the rocks, Leopold is willing to try anything to rekindle the passion, even allow Molly to hook up with her overbearing concert manager Hugh “Blazes” Boylan.
V.23 No.12 | 3/20/2014
Photos by Alan Mitchell Photography Arts Feature A Terrible State of Chaos Laughter lands admidst tragedy at the Southwest Irish Theater Festival In Juno and the Paycock , great storytelling, social commentary and lyrical language elevate a seriocomic classic of Irish theater.
V.23 No.5 | 1/30/2014
Book Review The Malvinas Strike Back The Islands Just pages into Argentinian author Carlos Gamerro’s sprawling, genre-bending novel The Islands , we meet one of the most chilling and repulsive characters in contemporary literature.
V.23 No.2 | 1/9/2014
Book Review The Art of Losing Levels of Life A historical account of late 19th-century ballooning by a master novelist turns out to be a moving extended metaphor for grief. Words Book Fest Sunday, Oct 22: 3pm Jewish Community Center of Greater Albuquerque
Lauren Belfer discusses her book
And There After The Fire. Words Ol’ Max Evans: The First Thousand Years Sunday, Oct 22: 4-6pm KiMo Theatre
Fast paced ride through life and times of internationally renowned, best selling author Max Evans. Evans shares his stories of Hollywood, ranching, publishing houses and brawls with Sam Peckinpah.
Learn Unstoppable Sunday, Oct 22: 4pm UNM Student Union Building
PETA president Ingrid Newkirk discusses the importance of protecting animals.
Learn The Musical Universe Sunday, Oct 22: 6-8pm New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science
Planetarium shows, mini-museum tours with live music from local faves Pink Freud.
Words Ferocious Feminists Fight for Immigrant Rights Sunday, Oct 22: 6-8pm Teatro Paraguas Studio
Featuring poets and activists Isabel Ribe and Tara Evonne Trudell and an open mic for performers on the topics of immigration, borders, exile, and expatriation. All proceeds go to the Santa Fe Dreamers Project.
Comm To Life: Fundraiser Sunday, Oct 22: 6-9pm Congregation B'nai Israel
Casual dress, food, libations, fun, dancing and music by the 45's Classic Oldies Band. Benefit for The Holocaust and Intolerance Museum of New Mexico.
Stage An American in Paris Sunday, Oct 22: 7:30pm Popejoy Hall
A Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl and indomitable European city, all yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war.