Jorge Luis Borges

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2014

    Verdant's new menu puts a local spin on Chinese street food, adds tea-infused cocktails

    When Verdant Tea opened its doors last year, it was clear that owners Lily and David Duckler were setting the bar high for themselves, offering an exhaustive list of quality teas and rotating house-made kombucha flavors. Verdant recently set the bar even higher. When Birchwood Cafe closed for reno ... More >>

  • Arts

    March 14, 2012

    Babel at Nimbus Theatre

    Character development disappoints

  • Music

    October 26, 2011

    Buffalo Moon harness vivid musical style

    Selva Surreal is band's sophomore offering

  • News

    December 27, 2006
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    December 13, 2006
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    December 6, 2006

    MN SAT

    The great Minnesota brain freeze: 82 chances to cheat with Google and win valuable prizes!

  • News

    July 19, 2006

    Country Grammar

    With two new books out this fall and a massive linguistic project ahead, David Treuer is redefining what it means to be a native speaker

  • Books

    November 19, 2003

    The Moviegoer

    Alberto Fuguet renounces Latin America's magical past for its media future

  • Music

    June 26, 2002

    New Standards: The Bad Plus

    With Minneapolis's Dave King on Drums, an Irreverent Trio Turns ABBA and Aphex Twin Into All That Jazz

  • News

    June 5, 2002

    John Berryman Leapt Here

    Mapping the literary landmarks of the Twin Cities

  • Movies

    March 22, 2000

    Starting Over Fresh

    Moshen Makhmalbaf's euphoric cinema reaffirms the basic beauty of life

  • Arts

    November 5, 1997

    Go East, Young Man

    Enter Sandman: Actor/playwright David Mura succumbs to a few seconds of shut-eye in Pangea World Theater's The Winged Seed.

  • News

    March 5, 1997

    The Living Dead of the Night

    The Living Dead of the Night

    Being a collection of notes on the art and science of sleeplessness, with a helpful sidebar on the commercial attractions of the night.