Secret UNM at Tannex, Albuquerque
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Secret UNM

Friday Sept 23, 2016

1417 Fourth Street SW
Albuquerque, NM 87102

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Local podcast City on the Edge discusses the mysteries of UNM live with special guests.

City on the Edge Presents: Secret UNM

SEPTEMBER 23rd, 8pm

@ The Tannex

1417 4th Street SW

$5 Suggested donation (Help DIY spaces stay OPEN.)


Join City on the Edge co-hosts Mike Smith, Ty Bannerman as we delve, LIVE!, into the mysteries of New Mexico's largest educational institution. Mike and Ty will talk about the sacred, stolen relics supposedly hidden in the oldest Pueblo-style building on campus, the fate of the real Lobo Louie and the exploits of UNM professor Frank Hibben, who is often described as the original model for Indiana Jones (with a little bit of PT Barnum thrown in for good measure.) There will be music and special guests!

See also: Culture Shock

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Searching for the grave of Demi Lovato's forebearers, and so much more

Helen Lowley Emerson and Mike Lowley
Courtesy of Albuquerque Museum and City on the Edge

Under the late summer sun, a little drunk on a single beer (speaking just for myself here), we trudged through the sun-bleached cemetery, pausing at the occasional tombstone, feet sinking ominously into the cloying desert earth. “What do you think the podcast's relationship to death is, Ty?” Mike Smith asked, after admiring the singular font of a headstone. “We're for it,” Ty Bannerman responded as we soldiered along the dusty path, the only three living, as far as I could tell, in Fairview Cemetery.

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