V.27 No.27 | 7/5/2018
News Editorial Out of the Shadows AMLO breathes new life into Mexico
Despite the strong diplomatic and economic alliance forged between the United States and Mexico over the past century, the two countries remain at unfortunate odds with one another.
V.25 No.44 | 11/03/2016
The Daily Word in Trump, Russia and Mexico
women around the world think of Trump winning the 2016 presidential election?
Can can look forward to big oil, not working with the UN, an end to federal funding to Los Angeles, New York City, Salt Lake City (and many more) as well as a withdrawal from the Trans-Pacific Partnership on Trump's
first day in office.
Trump's data team predicted
very accurately that he would win. How?
GM will be laying off
over 2,000 workers at two different plants in January.
Trump's bff Vladimir Pussein (and co.) is
excited he won.
So things are going to get all crazy with Mexico,
There's a lot of
hype around Conor McGregor for a reason.
Now here's some nice,
happy things to read.
V.25 No.16 | 04/21/2016
Allen Russell Photography
Event Horizon Pow WOW! Thursday, Apr 28: Gathering of Nations
Competitive performances, food, music and art at the largest pow-wow in North America.
Book Review Get Lost in a Literary Guia Roji The Interior Circuit: A Mexico City Chronicle Part personal diary and part dark tale of investigative journalism, Francisco Goldman’s memoir twists and turns in a multitude of directions.
V.23 No.25 | 6/19/2014
Culture Shock Ipso facto X-Acto Any way you slice it, nothing’s quite like paper art. Traditional papel picado is a cheerful, humble Mexican papercraft often used to adorn and embellish public spaces. But ¡Papel! Pico, Rico y Chico , opening at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (1701 Fourth Street SW) on Friday, June 20, at 6pm, proves the form’s wondrous flexibility.
V.23 No.5 | 1/30/2014
A horse is a horse, of course Culture Shock zooms you around the city creative to East Meets West , Testimonios de una Guerra and Roll, Drop, Bounce .
V.23 No.1 | 1/2/2014
Lance Ryan McGoldrick Blackbird buffaloed See some art, be some art, and give the gift of art with this week’s Culture Shock. Song & Dance Baracutanga Acoustica Friday, Dec 6: 7:30pm Outpost Performance Space
The long awaited edition of the Latin folk fusion
acoustica as the last show of the year and culmination of the tenth anniversary celebration. Stage All is Calm Friday, Dec 6: 7:30-8:30pm Mother Road Theatre Company
Experience Dec. 24, 1914, during WWI, when allied forces and German solidiers called a truce, as they shouted “Merry Christmas!” across lines in their native languages and sang carols together.
Clarke Condé Stage An Adobe Christmas Carol Friday, Dec 6: 7:30pm Adobe Theater
In this poignant adaptation of Dickens’ classic tale, a group of homeless people, looking around in hopes of finding food and warmth on Christmas Eve, come across a copy of
A Christmas Carol. Image via Pixabay Comm Snail Mail Social Saturday, Dec 7: 3-5pm Special Collections Library
Give someone that warm feeling of receiving a handrwtitten letter or card and help revive the art of snail mail. Write letters with provided stationery, pens, and some decorations.
Image by Eric Williams Comm Twinkle Light Parade Saturday, Dec 7: 5:15-10pm Old Town Plaza
Local community groups, businesses and families come together for One Albuquerque's twinkling procession. Come early and stay late as Central Ave. is closed to traffic and open for shopping.
Song & Dance An EJazz Christmas Saturday, Dec 7: 7:30pm Outpost Performance Space
Entourage Jazz in big band form featuring vocalist Emerson Corley with Kari Simmons Vickerman as guest vocalist plays a swingin' holiday show.