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Volume 32 - Number 41 - October 8, 2009

His Old Haunts

Local author Tobias Seamon finds inspiration in tangled history of Henry Hudson’s river

By John Rodat

Cover photo by Alicia Solsman

 

Literary Lions

The New York State Writers Institute celebrates its 25th anniversary with an all-star season—and there is plenty to celebrate

By Shawn Stone

Bards Behind Bars

Inmates find their voice through one volunteer’s prison poetry class

By Josh Potter

Big Brother on the Lesson Plan

Two former teachers leave Albany charter school Achievement Academy amid controversy

By Chet Hardin

Rensselaer County Rumpus

Democrats try, and fail, to get in front of the WFP voter-fraud scandal

By Chet Hardin

Savage Love
By Dan Savage

If Dan Savage won't answer your weird, disgusting, perverted, embarrassing questions about sex, perhaps you'd best keep them to yourself.

 
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2009 Annual Manual

Best of the Capital Region 2009

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