V.23 No.43 | 10/23/2014
Get Lit Beautiful provocateur From big names like Chuck Palahniuk and Gail Sheehy to local lore-lovers Ray John de Aragón and Benjamin Radford, Albuquerque’s the place to be for literary events this week.
Caroline Graham Stage Whispers Careful what you wish for Lit adaptations featuring life’s delicious complexity hit the stage with The Monkey’s Paw and The Member of the Wedding.
V.23 No.39 |
arts & lit Poetic Peace Party: Happening promotes peace, sustainability
Today, poets, artists, performers and musicians in thousands of cities all over the globe celebrate the idea that we can live in peace, free from violence and political oppression, while moving productively toward the future. A local manifestation of a global event, 100 Thousand Poets for Change, happens tonight at Tortuga. Featured readers include Larry Goodell, Lisa Gill, Don McIver, Albino Carrillo, Carrie House, Susana Rinderle, Stephanie Galloway and John Scariano.
V.23 No.38 | 9/18/2014
Get Lit A Tribe Apart and Alone Crazy Horse’s Girlfriend exposes hard choices for native youth Crazy Horse's Girlfriend Abrasive, subversive and iconoclastic, Crazy Horse’s Girlfriend serves up modern native adolescence in all its complexity and ferocity.
V.23 No.36 | 9/4/2014
Get Lit The Soldiers on Our Streets How our protectors have gone from Barney Fife to Robocop Rise of the Warrior Cop: The Militarization of America's Police Forces Radley Balko’s Rise of the Warrior Cop documents a disturbing shift on America’s streets.
V.23 No.35 | 8/28/2014
Get Lit Translation Nation Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage New books from Haruki Murakami (Japan) and Wu Ming-Yi (China) give realism a magical touch.
V.23 No.32 | 8/7/2014
Shojo and Leza, international authors of mystery Books Ninja Meets Navajo Code Talker The YA collisions of Leza Lowitz and Shogo Oketani Author Leza Lowitz on women as ninja, the power of multiculturality and the what it’s like to write with your spouse.