V.23 No.50 | 12/11/2014
Arts Feature A Long-Lost Field Guide for the Soul Rediscover an ecstatic, mystic book of nature writing How a slender volume unearthed by Terry Tempest and Brooke Williams in a dusty bookstore became the antidote to “a poverty of the soul.”
V.23 No.48 | 11/27/2014
Arts Feature For the Love of Books Authors get in your face for Indies First Authors hit the sales floor this Saturday to support some of your favorite independent bookstores.
V.23 No.47 | 11/20/2014
Book Review Reel It In … 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
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.