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Female nudity in art offends, excites throughout history

By Taylor Stewart – 3 years ago

Sculptures of Aphrodite of Knidos now stand gracefully and innocuously in places like the Vatican and the Louvre. The statues are modeled off Aphrodites on Roman coins, which are themselves…

Feminist porn star laid bare

By Jessica Moss – 3 years ago

Although some regard sex as private in nature, for those in the porn industry and many celebrities, sex straddles the line of public and private. Given this ambiguity, what role…

Forum broadens VASAM horizons

By Duncan Aronson – 3 years ago

It’s not every day that the Vassar community holds a backand-forth dialogue with an esteemed academic on identity and its relation to the greater human condition, but this past Friday,…

Artist talks homespun approach

By Meghan Hayfield – 3 years ago

On Tuesday, Nov. 27, artist Joanne Greenbaum spoke in Taylor Hall on her life and career, describing the path to becoming an artist in her own way. Without commenting or…

Org Spotlight: FlyPeople dance into hearts

By Ariana Gravinese – 3 years ago

The Vassar community experienced a special treat last week: They witnessed the stage come alive in a performance unlike any other. On Nov. 30, Vassar College’s Kenyon Hall transformed into…

Quite Frankly

By Frankie Knuckles – 3 years ago

Have a question you want answered? Submit your quandaries at http://bit.ly/2RFnXfk Hey Frankie, One of my best friends just came out as trans. I am super supportive of their journey. However,…

Talk explores Chinese public opinion, foreign policy

By Jaime Aguayo Baas – 3 years ago

On Friday, Nov. 30, Associate Professor of Government at Cornell Dr. Jessica Chen Weiss presented on the rise of Chinese nationalism in a lecture titled, “Nationalism and Public Opinion in…