November 21, 2019

Posts from "Literature"

  • Literature | Apr.04, 2019

    Together Against Islamophobia

    Kidlit Community Raises Money for Christchurch by Sara Conway ’21 A&E Co-Editor On Friday, March 15, news outlets and social media platforms were consumed with reports that a gunman had opened fire in two Christchurch, New Zealand mosques. As a…

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  • Film and Television | Apr.04, 2019

    Not Exactly Twinning

    Viewers and Critics Battle Over Peele’s Us by Joshua Carone ’22 A&E Staff Anyone who doubted Jordan Peele’s staying power was proved wrong this weekend as his sophomore film Us made a colossal $70 million upon its release. Peele’s genre-bending thriller…

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  • Literature | Apr.04, 2019

    American Must-Reads: Democracy in America

    Life is too short to read everything. It may even be too short to major in American studies, history, or English. This column, brought to you by professors in American studies, history, and English, highlights the books you simply cannot…

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  • Variety | Apr.04, 2019

    Spinzone: Peloton Sued For Illegal Streaming

    by Daniel O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff The high-tech fitness company Peloton has stumbled into a large problem: a $150 million lawsuit for using unlicensed songs. Peloton creates home fitness machines with tablets that have the ability to create strictly music-driven…

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  • Music | Mar.21, 2019

    K-pop Ventures into the American Music Scene

    K-pop Bands Announce Stops in North America for Their World Tours by Sara Conway ’21 A&E Co-Editor It is hard not to hear about BTS, the Korean boy band taking over the world. The seven-member band has remained on Billboard’s…

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  • Film and Television | Mar.21, 2019

    HBO’s The Case Against Adnan Syed Captivates Viewers

    How the Series Illustrates the Promise of True Crime by Julia Vaccarella ’20 A&E Staff True crime has recently become a popular form of entertainment, from movies and documentaries to podcasts. For example, Netflix’s Conversations with a Killer: The Ted…

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  • Variety | Mar.21, 2019

    Bailing Out Aunt Becky: Operation Varsity Blues

    by Grace Whitman ’22 A&E Staff Hollywood actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among 50 people charged in a $25 million college entrance exam cheating scheme.  The alleged scheme was designed to get less qualified students admitted to elite…

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  • Music | Mar.21, 2019

    Drummer Hal Blaine Leaves Legendary Legacy

    by Daniel O’Neill ’21 A&E Staff On Monday, March 11, in Palm Desert, California, legendary session musician Hal Blaine passed away at the age of 90. Blaine is widely considered one of the best session drummers of all time. He…

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  • Film and Television | Mar.21, 2019

    Anti-Heroes Capture Hearts in The Umbrella Academy

    My Chemical Romance Member Produces Netflix Mutant Series by Madeline Weaver-Nolting ’19 A&E Staff Netflix has created another original TV series that is taking audiences by storm. Picture an X-Men series flooded with music and darker themes; that is The…

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  • On-Campus | Mar.07, 2019

    Read All About It!

    Phillips Memorial Library Adds a Bestsellers Collection to Their Shelves by Sara Conway ’21 A&E Co-Editor Known for its vast resources for researching and its lack of space during finals, Phillips Memorial Library has added something new to its shelves.…

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