What local arts scene folks are most excited about in San Diego culture, shark attack as inspiration for Cardiff public art, immigrant stories at the New Americans Museum and more in our final Culture Report (for now).
Alex Zaragoza is a freelance writer covering arts and culture in San Diego and Tijuana. She also writes the column "There She Goz" for San Diego CityBeat, which has led her to skydive, pose nude and contact her spirit guides in the great beyond. Not at the same time, of course. You can read her random inane thoughts on Twitter by following @there_she_goz or contact her directly at email@example.com.
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