Properties of Violence Probes Obscured Local History
The complexity of David Correia’s Properties of Violence: Law and Land Grant Struggle in Northern New Mexico is mirrored by Leland Turner’s review of the scholarly work.
Crib Notes: Nov. 21, 2013
Test your knowledge of current affairs in this week’s Crib Notes pop quiz.
Odds & Ends
From Sweden to Pennsylvania, it’s funny because it happened to someone else.
Don Schrader on cinema and “Breaking Bad,” mistakes were made, a green tea party and fracking ridiculous.
The Bugman covers common insect invaders in your home. Here’s how to get rid of them without pest control companies or pesticides.
via Wikimedia / Public Domain
Peter and The Wolf
Musicians and alumni from the UNM's music department and local artists narrate the popular children’s tale. Sarita Sol González opens the show with original performance poetry.
LEAP Into Science: Measure up
Kids learn what people used to measure before tape measures and explore non-standard measurement.
via Flickr, by Alexander Baxevanis / Creative Commons Attribution license
Old Town Holiday Stroll
Enjoy live entertainment, the traditional lighting of the Old Town Christmas tree as well as discounts and specials offered by local businesses, restaurants and museums.
See live falcons, hawks and owls, browse arts and crafts that are for sale, enjoy a raffle and kids activities.
I Dreamed I Was a Dog
Award-winning New Mexico author and artist Joel Nakamura reads from his new illustrated children's book following the dream world of a boy.