‘I don’t call myself bisexual – I let my stories tell themselves’

‘When my 90s-era online love showed up, I knew my memories were a fantasy’

‘The mall is part of the American experience. It was our public square’ 

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New York Magazine

What Is the Lesbian Dick Pic?



New Inquiry

How to Win Tinder (with Eve Peyser)

The Tinderization of Feeling (with Eve Peyser)

Joe Cool

Bug Out


The Women Behind Netflix’s ‘Girl Boss’ Share How You Can Start Being the Boss of Your Own Life



Skewering clichés in Ellen von Unwerth’s erotic Bavarian landscape


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Actor and Comedian John Early is Taking Over All Your Screens

Sam Richardson from ‘VEEP’ on TV’s Hottest Political Sitcom



A Leimert Park Performance Artist Weaves Together Social Media and South L.A. History

An L.A. Art Show was the Backdrop for a Major Discussion About the Future of Standing Rock

How Akbar Has Managed to Stay Open — and Relevant — for 20 Years in a Gentrifying Neighborhood



Pushing the Boundaries of Gender Performance 




Alicia is the visual art critic/arts reporter at the Star Tribune.

Walker Art Center director regrets not discussing ‘difficult’ new sculpture with American Indians

With prayers, drums and chainsaws, dismantling of ‘Scaffold’ begins

First Somali-American art show at Minneapolis Institute of Art spans three generations

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Critic’s Pick – “We’ll All Make Out Better Than Okay”

Critic’s Pick – “Dutes Miller”

Critic’s Pick – Abigail DeVille at Iceberg Projects

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President Obama Pens Personal Apology to an Art Historian

An Online Project Shames Selfie-Takers at Berlin’s Holocaust Memorial

From Cum Shots to Orgasmic GIFs, a Playful Take on Virtual Sex

I, Selfie: Saying Yes to Selfies

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