Alibi V.22 No.29 • July 18-24, 2013 
Sarah Mowrey

Arts Feature

Two Broads Don’t Walk Into a Comedy Club

Local comics thrive against the odds

With no big comedy club in town, how has the local comedy scene managed to flourish?
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Tanaya Winder
Douglas Miles (Apache Skateboards)

Arts Profile

Let Poetry Be Thy Medicine

Tanaya Winder’s extraordinarily ordinary journey

For many, the word “medicine” conjures images of pills and syrups distributed by doctors cloaked in white. But for poet and editor Tanaya Winder, medicine takes a different form.

Book Review

Joy Harjo’s Brave Voice

Joy Harjo’s memoir, Crazy Brave, is the story of a woman, and of strength and how “the spirit of poetry” came to her.
You Are a Badass

Book Review

Unlocking Your Inner BAMF

You Are a Badass aims to help you start on the path of self-discovery. How well does it succeed?

Book Review

Strikingly Entertaining

The fourth installment of Brad Taylor’s Pike Logan Series, The Widow’s Strike, pits Pike Logan, Jennifer Cahill and the other members of the Taskforce team against an imminent apocalyptic terrorist threat, the H5N1 virus.

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Baby, Hold on to Me

Too Much Light Makes the Baby Go Blind

See the longest running show in Chicago history. A rapid-fire showcasing of 30 pieces performed in 60 minutes.
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