V.27 No.15 | 4/12/2018
Book Review Beyond Ink and Whiskey Leslie Jamison's newest work is full of feeling and analysis that leads the way to truth The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath The heart of Leslie Jamison's The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath is the grip of alcohol, its reputation as the literary choice of romantic self-destruction. It's not so much the substance itself so much as “the surplus of mystical properties” that people assign to it. Image via Pixabay Comm Dragon Lights Albuquerque Wednesday, Oct 17: 6-10pm Expo New Mexico
Formerly known as the Chinese Lantern Festival, see the all new larger-than-life, fully-illuminated lanterns, Chinese cultural performances and special handicrafts.
Courtesy of the artist Art 64 Hexagrams Wednesday, Oct 17: 6-9pm Tortuga Gallery
Inspired by the 64 hexagrams from the 2,000-year-old Chinese I Ching, they combine trigrams related to heaven, earth, thunder, water, mountain, wind and fire. Runs through 10/27.
Film Eva and Candela Wednesday, Oct 17: 6:30-8pm Guild Cinema
Ruth Caudeli’s debut is a thoughtful and beautifully orchestrated exploration of a couple striving to build an unconventional relationship free of the pains of transformation, longing and dissatisfaction.
Film The Great American Read: Villians and Monsters Wednesday, Oct 17: 6:30-8:30pm South Broadway Cultural Center
One of eight episodes airing as part of The Great American Read. Bookworks is on hand selling books from the episode. Wear a scary costume for the costume contest. For ages 8 and up.
Film The Cakemaker Wednesday, Oct 17: 8:45-10:15pm Guild Cinema
Ofir Raul Graizer’s tender debut about Thomas, an acclaimed baker, finding himself enchanted by traveling salesman, Oren, who takes his coffee at Thomas’ bakery with increasing frequency.
Courtesy of Wicked Stage Wicked Thursday, Oct 18: 2pm Popejoy Hall
The Broadway sensation takes a look at the land of Oz from a different perspective.
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