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SLIDESHOW: ''Shapeshifting: Transformations in Native American Art'' at the Peabody Essex Museum

Selections from "Shapeshifting: Transformations in Native American Art", which is on display at the Peabody Essex Museum from January 14, 2012 to April 29, 2012.
On view January 14, 2012 to April 29, 2012
By PHOENIX STAFF  |  March 30, 2012
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Review: Cowboys & Aliens

As Dolarhyde, the cattle baron lording over the frontier town in Jon Favreau's pastiche of Western and sci-fi movies, Harrison Ford has the best lines. Like: "That's ridiculous!" — said when someone explains why Independence Day -like aliens are blasti
Favreau's pastiche of Western and sci-fi movies
By PETER KEOUGH  |  August 05, 2011

The kids are all right

First the good news: in 2008, when I first wrote about the last two high schools in Maine still using the racist mascot name "Redskins," Wiscasset and Sanford, I predicted that Sanford, my hometown, would be the last holdout.
Balls, pucks and monster trucks
By RICK WORMWOOD  |  June 17, 2011

Review: Even the Rain

The first hour of Icíar Bollaín's film, which was written by Ken Loach's perennial screenwriter, Paul Laverty, is a first-rate political drama.
Movie-within-a-movie is almost a first-rate political drama
By GERALD PEARY  |  March 04, 2011

Native Art

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By DAVID KISH  |  November 20, 2009