Kwame J. C. McDonald: He Faced Death with Courage

Kwame J. C. McDonald: He Faced Death with Courage

Hotep. Kwame McDonald was a much-loved icon in the community. He was well traveled and well known across the country. My relationship with him—a relationship of associating and working together—lasted over thirty years, right up until the time he died. This is also a...
Lowertown Reading Jam 2014-2015: “The Crooked Rib?!”

Lowertown Reading Jam 2014-2015: “The Crooked Rib?!”

Wednesday, November 26, Nimo Farah presents “The Crooked Rib?!” at the Lowertown Reading Jam! The Saint Paul Almanac is pleased to announce the premier performance in its 2014–2015 season of acclaimed Lowertown Reading Jams, which celebrate the rich literary history...
Central Corridor Light Rail Construction

Central Corridor Light Rail Construction

  It will leave nothing. Nothing. The future comes, ripping the asphalt up—black, jagged slabs. It chews and spews and carts away the crud. We’re in its dust, coughing, detoured, irate, squeezing our wheels between blaze-orange drums, while on both sides the...