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Thursday, January 20, 2011

cover by: K. Bonami
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11 Fictional glimpses of the Boston of tomorrow

Futures past
The history of the future is not long.
By: PHOENIX STAFF  |  August 08, 2011


History and mystery
R. Buckminster Fuller; aftermath; In the Footprint
How to create a readable future
Future Boston authors Jon Burrowes, Alexander Jablokov, Steven Popkes, David Alexander Smith, and Sarah Smith show us how it's done.  
Interview: Christian Lander
Beyond the pale
Review: In the Footprint: The Battle over Atlantic Yards
The Civilians fight the battle over Atlantic Yards
Review: The Huntington's Ruined
Plus Company One's Neighbors
Talking cures
Aminatta Forna's memories of war


Garlic 'n Lemons
Armenian-Lebanese cuisine ramps up in Allston
Tasty Turkish cuisine that earns its fame


COMIC: The illustrated history of Boston's future, 2020-2100 AD
Forget politicians, economists, or inventors -- the future of Boston belongs to the comics
Photos: Arisia 2011
Arisia 2011 | Westin Boston Waterfront Hotel | January 14-17, 2011
The Homeopathic Coach
 Big Fat Whale


Oscar nominee predictions 2011: Social anxiety
Oscar looks back, turns inward
Review: Another Year
Mike Leigh's new film bristles with anxiety and loneliness.
Review: The Company Men
We're supposed to feel sorry for this guy?

Movies Continued

Review: The Dilemma
Note to Vaughn: it's time to move on.
Review: The Way Back
Peter Weir gets a lift out of prison


All Asia no more?
Yet another endangered species for your list
Cloud Nothings | Cloud Nothings
Carpark Records (2011)
Nucleus Torn | Andromeda Waiting
Prophecy Productions (2011)
Oboe? Oh boy!
Symphonie des Dragons, live at First Congregationalist Church Cambridge, January 14, 2011
Oedipus schmoedipus
Operas at the BSO, plus the Cantata Singers, the BYSO's Macbeth, and Christine Brewer
Sweet Bulbs | Sweet Bulbs
Blackburn Recordings (2011)
Trabants | Highwire Surfing
Lifted and Gifted (2011)


Legalize it
Letters to the Boston editor, January 21, 2011


Crossword: ''Mix masters''
 They'll get the party going.
Mush it real good
Dog Days Dept.

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