H.G. Wells

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2014

    Twenty of the Best Kid-Friendly Halloween Celebrations

    Halloween is a holiday celebrated by all ages, but being a kid this time of year is something special. And from costume contests to magical worlds that only appear during the spooky season, the city is packed with places where hardcore candy seekers can get their sugar fix, little ones will find fun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 17, 2014

    Jordan Wieleba on stealing a copy of War of the Worlds and coming out transgender

    Reading is about more than following a narrative or learning facts; it can also be a profound shared experience that culminates in a better understanding of ourselves and each other. In that spirit, welcome to the Westword Book ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 20, 2014
  • Blogs

    March 17, 2014

    Jason Heller on The Time Travelers Almanac

    If there's one thing science-fiction writers love as much as exploring space and meeting aliens, it's traveling back in time and screwing things up. From H.G. Wells to the recent reboot of Star Trek, time travel is one of the genre's most well-explored tropes, but authors keep finding new ways to sp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2013

    Westword Book Club: J.A. Kazimer on dyslexia, peeing in a bottle and writing what you know

    J.A. Kazimer is a Denver-based writer and fascinating human being with a wide spectrum of skills and interests. The author of books with such disparate titles as SHANK, Holy Socks and Dirtier Demons, and Froggy Style: A Fucked-Up Fairy Tale,Kazimer's life and work have bee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Ten eleven albums for your summer road trip

    With the passing of Memorial Day we can finally say summer is here. And with summer comes summer camp, vacations and tours -- and how do we get there? We drive. That's how. This is America, after all. In celebration of seemingly endless sunny days and left-arm tans, we've picked some of our favori ... More >>

  • Music

    March 2, 2006


    Machine Gun Blues takes aim at rock and roll's dirty black heart.

  • Film

    June 30, 2005

    Gross Encounters

    Spielberg's War hikes up the gore, and that ain't a bad thing.

  • Calendar

    June 30, 2005

    Home-Grown Talent

    Cherry Creek serves up art.

  • Film

    June 23, 2005

    Flick Pick

    Dead of Night

  • Film

    March 17, 2005

    Losing Steam

    Despite its creator's pedigree, Steamboy is mostly hot air.

  • Calendar

    February 24, 2005

    Art Head

    Cheech doles out advice on his second-favorite subject.

  • Film

    March 7, 2002

    Future Shock

    Director Simon Wells tinkers with his great-grandfather's Time Machine.

  • Culture

    August 22, 1996