Harrison Fletcher

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  • 12 years ago | News

    After three decades as the Sex-Change Capital of the World, Trinidad might have to find a new nickname. Dr. Stanley Biber, who has performed some 6,000 sex-reassignment operations in the southern Colorado town, has set aside his scalpel after fail...

  • 12 years ago | News

    Don't laugh, Cheri Thurston says. It's not as easy as it looks. Contrary to popular opinion, she explains, jaw clenched, struggling with the right shoulder, this is a serious instrument. It's a 25-year-old Petosa from Seattle that cost $6,000. If ...

  • 12 years ago | News

    Kent Hups has a saying he likes to spring now and again, one that captures the essence of his talents, the depth of his obsessions and his reasons for getting out of bed each day: "You can find some really interesting things while peeing." Hups is...

  • 12 years ago | Longform

    Jaime diPaulo doesn't remember much about his dad. They shared the same house, saw each other every day, but when Jaime was a child, his father was practically an apparition. Distant. Unavailable. Unaware. "The man just wasn't there," he says. But...

  • 12 years ago | News

    Héctor Muñoz is a self-described "Chicano poster boy." Born in Mexico and raised in the United States, he spent much of his 45 years with one foot in Piedras Negras and the other in cities like Denver, where he wrestled with issues o...

  • 12 years ago | Longform

    In the best of times, with grants and proceeds from art sales and events, CHAC's annual budget exceeded $100,000. Programs hummed along, the director received a modest salary, and there was usually enough left over for an assistant or two. But dur...