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The Election is Over!

November 11, 2016, 12:10 am

OK, we made it, and everyone is feeling a bit tense. Thus, it might be time to take a step back, breathe, and focus on a little bit of culture. Congratulations to everyone who played a part in our democracy—now let’s party.

Francisco Benitez: Aristocrats Among Industrial Ruins

Benitez presents a series featuring goddess-like women in traditional Greco-Roman garb immersed in post-industrial environments. Through Nov. 26.

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Mangchi and Kid Koala

Mangchi makes thrash pop-rock that is somewhere between Depeche Mode and the Beastie Boys and Kid Koala is a scratch DJ—and side note, an award winning author—who has played with other well known groups, like the Gorillaz.

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DJ Miss Ginger

Dance party in the Tavern with DJ Ginger—an artist/activist who has recently been keeping it way real up at Standing Rock—for the annual He She Bang dress rehearsal.

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He She Bang 2016

The annual cross dressing, gender bending extravaganza celebrates its 25th anniversary! The party usually sells out, but there were still tickets available at press time so nab yours while you can and join the bash featuring Siren Shipwreck.

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Lulz Comedy Show

Get some laughs with Yedoye Travis, Prox and Stephen Jules Rubin with host Maxwell Lucas.

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Zircus Erotique Burlesque & Variety Show

See a sultry burlesque performance featuring tantalizing shimmying, shakin' featuring Holly Rebelle, Coco Caliente, Nymphaea Dance Collective and more with mistress of ceremonies LinZ.

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Don J Usner, Katherine Ware and Daniel Kosharek: Orale! Custom Made In New Mexico

The three authors present their book about lowrider culture in New Mexico. See original photographs from the book showcased in the bookstore's gallery.

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Standing Rock Fundraiser

Food, music, poetry readings and community are on the list of reasons to attend the fundraising event that includes raffles and an art auction.

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A Conversation With Pussy Riot

Maria Alyokhina and Alexandra Bogino participate in the lecture about their time in the Russian feminist punk rock protest group based in Moscow.

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