“We were telling stories from folks within the community and trying to figure out that balance of how do you honor someone’s story and interpret it in a way that is both public art and performance,” said poet Sagirah Shahid.
There’s no reason to feel left out just because we’re 1,100 miles away from today’s Inauguration festivities in Washington. There’s plenty going on right here.
When you revisit a place from your past, you cannot help but to be drawn back to that time. This is true whether you are from Iowa or Svalbard.
Like the turducken, a bird within a bird within a bird, “The Turducken” is a play within a play within a play.
Some plays ask questions and some plays answer them. Ariel Dorfman’s “Death and the Maiden” is squarely in the former category. FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET
When David Piehl arrived at home at about noon on Sept. 19, he checked the nearby Regan house to make sure it looked OK. He went inside his own home, and when he came back out he saw that the stained glass was gone from his neighbor’s house.
Jason Grote’s “1001” is an ambitious piece of theater.
In a race that has recently heated up, Supreme Court Justice Lorie Skjerven Gildea and Fourth District Court Judge Deborah Hedlund are battling for the Associate Justice seat on the Minnesota Supreme Court held by Gildea since her appointment by Gov
Mainstream media often portray Arab and Muslim people as “other” to Americans. Mizna’s Fifth Annual Arab Film Festival presents a stunning array of revelations and surprising recognitions.FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET
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If an extensive local food system is to take root throughout the Midwest and beyond, its reach can’t be limited to hip urban neighborhoods and earnest college campuses.
Ten women graduated last weekend from Waite House’s Mujeres en Liderazgo, a new women’s leadership program conducted entirely in Spanish.FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET
This was not a typical lunch hour at Edina Realty.
Entomology Professor Marla Spivak is trying to change the 20-year decline in honey bee populations.FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET
Sandy Lake burned a resolve into our people never to relinquish hunting, fishing and gathering traditions on ceded territories, writes Deborah Locke of the Fond du Lac News. FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET
MCAD’s upcoming “Schoolgirls and Mobilesuits” pays attention to the fact that in Japan, manga (comic books) and anime (cartoons) are produced for and consumed by people of all ages and stations in life.FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET
The earliest successful city on the Mississippi River was not St. Paul, or even Minneapolis. It was Prescott, Wis., founded in 1840 where the Mississippi and St.
A trip to Moniwunakauning, known to some as Madeline Island.FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET
The Poor People’s Economic Human Rights Campaign will hold truth commissions in Minneapolis leading up to the Republican National Convention.FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET
Those who plan to skip town during the Republican National Convention could miss a lot of great music.FROM TWIN CITIES DAILY PLANET