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V.23 No.27 | 7/3/2014

Get Lit

When Pop Culture Meets War

Two new novels make New Mexico the testing ground

After warfare

Out There

Via either boy-meets-drone or boy-meets-Gabriel García Márquez, these two novels grapple with difficulties from PTSD to moral choice.
V.23 No.20 | 5/15/2014
“El Susurro Pasado”
Deborah Rael-Buckley

Arts Feature

Honoring the Hidden

Crypto-Jewish identity and tradition shine in new exhibit

Celebrate the intersection of Crypto-Jewish and Hispano life that has persevered for centuries behind New Mexico’s dusty backdrop in a lush new exhibit.
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V.22 No.43 | 10/24/2013

Arts Profile

Fuzzy Operation

A vision of the father of Muppets

Brian Jay Jones’ new bio is an intimate portrait of a man who muppeted with guts.
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V.22 No.36 | 9/5/2013

Book Review

After the Honeymoon

The Engagements

A novel about the ad woman who invented “A Diamond is Forever” and the lives it changed.
V.22 No.35 | 8/29/2013
Eric Williams ericwphoto.com

Arts Feature

Beyond Legend

UNM professor searches for truth in his mother’s desert murder

Son of a Gun: A Memoir

How the legacy of Wyatt Earp and the Old West helped precipitate a shocking death.
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V.22 No.33 | 8/15/2013

Book Review

Meet Your Neighbors

The Block Captain's Daughter

A novella like Albuquerque itself: ringing with beautiful language and finding humor in dark places.
V.22 No.27 | 7/4/2013

Book Bite

Four on the Fourth

The American story in fact and fiction

Short Nights of the Shadow Hunter: The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis

Four writers tackle four recent books that explore our multifaceted nation.