Our Favorite Books of 2017

The year is nearly over, so it’s time for some best-of book recommendations. We gathered together and reviewed our recently-read book pile to make a list of our favorites to share with you. Here they are in no particular...

Culture Rant: Issue 11 / Fall 2017

Yes, Survivor is still on and you should be watching it By Melanie Greaver Cordova   There was a time when I organized my life around the CBS hit show Survivor. I made special trips to the grocery store...

Review: Thursday 1:17 p.m. by Michael Landweber

Thursday 1:17 p.m.: A Novel Author: Michael Landweber Coffeetown Press, 2016 ISBN: 978-1-60381-357-0 $13.95   Still Life in Thursday 1:17 p.m. “Begin the Begin” by R.E.M. is the last song teenager Duck listens to before time stops around him in...

Review: Night at the Fiestas

Night at the Fiestas By Kirstin Valdez Quade Norton, 2015 ISBN: 0393242986 $15.95 (Paperback)   Reviewed by Melanie J. Cordova Conceptions of New Mexico by mostly white easterners in its early time as part of the United States usually involved...