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More Arizona Spotlight Stories from Jun 2016

Native American Portrayals in Film History

Film essayist Chris Dashiell takes a closer look at one of Hollywood's biggest blindspots.

Jun 10, 2016

A History of the Holocaust for the Tucson Community

New center honors victims and survivors, and explores the social and political legacy of the 20th Century's greatest tragedy.

Apr 14, 2016

Tucson's Japanese Gardens is a "Dream Come True."

The transcontinental journey behind the gardens' founder and director.

Apr 14, 2016

Garcia Cleaners: 'Loads' of History After 107 Years

Tucson business started by Mexican immigrant was first a tailor shop

Mar 18, 2016

Shakespeare's Works Influenced by Science

The Bard's work references natural world

Mar 14, 2016

UA Hosts William Shakespeare's First Folio

Scholar says that without this almost 400 year old book, only half of Shakespeare's plays would be known today.

Feb 12, 2016

Restoring a Piece of History in Tombstone

The Arizona Department of Transportation and the City of Tombstone are renovating the exterior of an important landmark, Shieffelin Hall

Jan 7, 2016

'Nam Jam 2015

Vietnam veterans gather at Rillito Park for music, brotherhood, and support.

Nov 13, 2015

A Love for Egypt from Arizona

Decades-old group focuses on ancient Egypt and its architecture.

Oct 8, 2015

"That Desert Sound"

A collection of '80s rock videos by Southern Arizona bands debuts this weekend at HoCo Fest.

Sep 4, 2015

The Hollywood Barber

Visit a barber school in Tucson where students learn from Ray Campas, a master of the trade with more than five decades of experience.

Aug 27, 2015

"Occupying Our Space"

University of Arizona scholar Cristina Ramirez explores the legacy of Mexico's female journalists in a new book.

Aug 27, 2015

Arizona Spotlight for August 21, 2015

What does "Mapping Q" say about Tucson's social landscape and LGBTQ youth?; a look back to Tucson in 1776; The Friends of Tucson's Birthplace celebrates the city's 240th birthday; blues legend Stefan George remembered.

Aug 20, 2015

Restoration of San Xavier Mission Moves to East Tower

'White Dove Campaign' aims for $3 million for Arizona's oldest European-influenced structure.

Aug 14, 2015

Pluto-Palooza

Find out why the dwarf planet Pluto casts a historical shadow over the Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, where NASA's July 14th Pluto flyby is big news.

Jul 2, 2015

Exploring the "True West" with Bob Boze Bell

Learn why research taught him "nothing changes more than the past" regarding legends like Wyatt Earp and Billy the Kid.

May 15, 2015

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