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V.23 No.47 | 11/20/2014

Book Review

Reel It In …

Review by Mark Lopez

Live Bait

Characters shine in this novel about a small Italian town and the fishing, biking and music that drive its inhabitants.
V.23 No.43 | 10/23/2014
Beautiful You

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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.
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Free wishes? What could go wrong?
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.
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V.23 No.41 | 10/9/2014

Books

The Horse Race for Literature’s Top Prize

Place your bets now

By Randyn Charles Bartholomew [ Tue Oct 7 2014 1:15 PM ]
Think you know something about literature? Maybe you should put your money where your mouth is.
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V.23 No.40 | 10/2/2014
The Magician’s Land

Arts Feature

The World Is Ending or Light Is Dying

Lev Grossman’s journey to lit magic

By Erika T. Wurth
To become a bestselling fantasy novelist, Lev Grossman (who’s coming to Santa Fe) first had to realize what he wasn’t.
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V.23 No.39 |

arts & lit

Poetic Peace Party: Happening promotes peace, sustainability

By August March [ Sat Sep 27 2014 3:09 PM ]
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.
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V.23 No.39 | 9/25/2014
A Load of Hooey

Arts Feature

We’re All a Bunch of Silly Billies

Bob Odenkirk on writing, weirdness and A Load of Hooey

By Genevieve Mueller

A Load of Hooey

Don’t call him Saul: Bob Odenkirk has a lot to tell the world—and most of it’s pretty silly.
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V.23 No.38 | 9/18/2014

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A Tribe Apart and Alone

Crazy Horse’s Girlfriend exposes hard choices for native youth

By Robert Masterson

Crazy Horse's Girlfriend

Abrasive, subversive and iconoclastic, Crazy Horse’s Girlfriend serves up modern native adolescence in all its complexity and ferocity.
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V.23 No.36 | 9/4/2014
Freshly out in paperback

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The Soldiers on Our Streets

How our protectors have gone from Barney Fife to Robocop

By Steven Robert Allen

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

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Translation Nation

By Lisa Barrow

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage

New books from Haruki Murakami (Japan) and Wu Ming-Yi (China) give realism a magical touch.
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