In Brief: Native American Raggae, Life In Exurbia, and Goat Cheese In Marfa

Thursday, September 15, 2011

Native Roots Revolutions Per Minute: Indigenous Music Culture is an site that covers an extraordinary range of contemporary Native American music–everything from traditional forms to the electronic “art…

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Saturday Portfolio: Jetsonorama

Saturday, July 9, 2011

Love Train; Sante Fe, New Mexico Folks who’ve read The Art of the Rural for a while will be familiar with Jetsonorama. We have been lucky enough to…

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New Art From Jetsonorama’s Rez

Tuesday, August 24, 2010

Jetsonorama at the Kayenta Flea Market, 1994. In the nine months since The Art of the Rural first appeared online, we  have learned a great deal about the…

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Captured: America in Color from 1939-1945

Monday, August 2, 2010

A crossroads store, bar, “juke joint,” and gas station in the cotton plantation area. Melrose, Louisiana, 1940; photograph by Marion Post Walcott Thanks to Mary, a reader from…

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The Zenchilada And Corn Cob Wine

Monday, July 19, 2010

photograph by Kat Kinsman, who also writes for Eatocracy The Zenchilada is a new online magazine that aims to discuss the ways in which food can be “our…

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For The Weekend: Colbert, Silver Screens, and Mother Vines

Saturday, July 10, 2010

photograph of The Mother Vine from southwynde.com Here’s a few follow-ups and items of interest for your weekend consideration: Earlier in the week we discussed the United Farm…

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The Farmville Files: Take Our Jobs

Thursday, July 8, 2010

photograph by Rick Nahmias from The Migrant Project Last evening the NPR program Tell Me More featured a conversation between host Michel Martin and Arturo Rodriguez, the president…

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Los Reyes de Albuquerque

Thursday, April 29, 2010

a selection from a photograph by Genevieve Russell  As the debate over Arizona’s new immigration policy rages across the country, we should remember that hispanic americans have been…

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Jetsonorama and Wheat Paste Art On The Reservation

Friday, April 9, 2010

Folks in Grey Mountain, AZ offering their appreciation,  from Yote’s flickr page  The GOAT blog, one feature of the online version of High Country News, is another site…

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For The Weekend: La Charreada: Rodeo a la Mexicana

Saturday, March 20, 2010

photograph by Nate Broshot Follow this link to Folkstreams to watch La Charreada: Rodeo a la Mexicana, a 1996 documentary by Olga Nájera-Ramirez. Here’s the film synopsis from…

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