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Boom. 2016; 6188–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.1.88
Published: 01 March 2016
... more on sociability and extending private and commercial realms outside and onto the street. Perhaps there’s no better example of this than LA’s CicLAvia-modeled on Bogotá’s Ciclovía-the open streets festival that brings tens of thousands of pedestrians and cyclists out onto temporarily closed streets...
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Boom. 2016; 611–3 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.1.1
Published: 01 March 2016
...Boom Staff Boom’s quarterly guide to new books to read, places to visit, and things to do this spring in California © 2016 by The Regents of the University of California 2016 Salvation Mountain Leonard Knight CicLAvia Open Streets Festival Oakland Museum Suiseki Jedediah Caesar A...
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Boom. 2016; 6176–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.1.76
Published: 01 March 2016
...; but when a hundred or so Japanese Angelenos moved there, wealthy whites fled, and their void was largely filled by Mexicans and Eastern Europeans, including Greeks especially after the California Alien Land Law in 1920 all but halted Japanese immigration. Greek immigrant Sam Chrys opened C & K...
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Boom. 2016; 61102–107 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2016.6.1.102
Published: 01 March 2016
... Garage, a two-car garage where the art dealer showed work by many artists who later became famous. You can find a lot of this same DIY culture incubating in Fresno today. Every first Thursday of the month, around a hundred artists open their studios to the public for what the city calls 104 BOOMCA L I...
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Boom. 2015; 5454–63 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.4.54
Published: 01 December 2015
... faith- ful out of doors but that they prefer to encounter us in town centers, in public parks, open-air settings, and city streets. Across the state, Californians participate in all kinds of public rituals under the sun: rituals of re-enchantment and blessing, rituals of repair, rituals of sober ecstasy...
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Boom. 2015; 52112–121 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2015.5.2.112
Published: 01 June 2015
... Spanish military captain at Tubac, Arizona. Anza wanted Spain to open a trad- ing route with Nueva California, a land route from Tubac to San Gabriel Mission and then on to Monterey. Previous failed attempts had led the Spanish to call the desert journey El Camino del DiabloThe Road of the Devil The Anza...
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Boom. 2014; 4497–101 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2014.4.4.97
Published: 01 December 2014
... powerful to its Russian visitors. The National Steinbeck Center in Salinas, which opened its doors to the public in 1998, draws a much different crowd. The center has tried and failed to attract tourists from Russia. Japan, more than any nation in the world, save the United States, sends waves of...
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Boom. 2013; 3272–81 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.2.72
Published: 01 July 2013
... and dancers, was also at a particular time in (her) growth as an artist . . . open to trial and errors8 Each writer brought music and words together in their respective styles of tropicalizations,9 choreo-poems, and rock n roll poetry. As the publisher s note on the inside front cover of Hagedorn s...
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Boom. 2013; 3234–51 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2013.3.2.34
Published: 01 July 2013
...-home, head-nodding waltz in 3/4 time. It opens with an organ riff rippling alongside a sultry drumbeat and back- room bass line, then saunters off into a nearly seven-minute long conversation between the horn sections, punctuated by a trumpet solo, an alto saxophone solo, and a churchy jazz organ solo...
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Boom. 2012; 2468–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2012.2.4.68
Published: 01 December 2012
...Josh Kun This past spring, the exhibition Trouble in Paradise: Music and Los Angeles 1945–75 opened at The Grammy Museum in Los Angeles as part of the Getty’s Pacific Standard Time initiative. The show—which featured an audio-visual timeline wall, a digital jukebox, and two galleries of video...
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Boom. 2012; 2487–95 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2012.2.4.87
Published: 01 December 2012
... than fifty years. Sometimes the names are dead giveaways about the morality or immorality of the character, sometimes they’re opaque, but I’ve always found them intriguing and an open invitation to try to solve the mystery myself. © 2013 by the Regents of the University of California. All rights...
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Boom. 2012; 2444–59 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2012.2.4.44
Published: 01 December 2012
... is not only something you do, but something you are as well. 21 That lesson opened up a world of new possibility not only in terms of making art, but also in how to live like an artist. Hedrick and his wife, Jay DeFeo, lived at 2322 Fillmore Street, a four-unit building in Pacific Heights. Their...
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Boom. 2012; 24118–125 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2012.2.4.118
Published: 01 December 2012
... the Fourth Sun, when the world was about to split open and make way for the Fifth, members of the Royal Chicano Air Force, informed by scholars and elders, reinvigorated a series of ancient ceremonies, including Día de los Muertos, Fiesta de Tonatzin, Fiesta de Colores y Fiesta de Maíz. The freestyle...
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Boom. 2012; 2222–36 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2012.2.2.22
Published: 01 June 2012
... SkIDMORe Boom0202_04.indd 25 18/06/12 10:46 AM 26 boomca l i f o r n i a . c om see movies on the opening weekend are more likely to be the type to tweet about their activities, and because these grassroots intermediaries help to inform and shape the ticket-buying habits of more casual audience members...
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Boom. 2011; 1380–87 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2011.1.3.80
Published: 01 August 2011
... traffic at higher speeds. Auto companies promoted the freedom of the open road and claimed that street improvements must properly be directed to bettering driving conditions, since most of the money for road building and maintenance was derived from gasoline taxes. Bicycles and pedestrians were the...
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Boom. 2011; 1150–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/boom.2011.1.1.50
Published: 01 March 2011
... open a Music is a vital part of daily life to this migrant family camped out in California s Central Valley during the Great Depression. Boom1001REV3.indd 54 1/22/11 2:20 PM BOOM | S P R I NG 2 011 55 large country dance club called Wills Point on the out- skirts of the city.9 With the end of World War...