Arts

Gómez confronts masculinity in verse

By CHARLACIA DENT – 11 years ago

Wordsmiths, the student poetry and spoken word organization, will kick off the year with a showcase featuring poet and speaker, Carlos Andres Gómez, as well as a range of other…

Broadchurch a clever murder mystery

By MAX ROOK – 11 years ago

People love to talk about how we live in a “Golden Age of Television.” With the rise of the cable drama in the last decade, and the ever-increasing range of…

Sisterland unearths themes of twinhood

By EMMA DANIELS – 11 years ago

At the outset of Sisterland, Curtis Sittenfeld’s newest novel, twin sisters Violet and Kate have an argument over lunch, a typical sibling squabble. Vi—a single, queer psychic—criticizes Kate for a…

Refn crafts neon hell in Only God Forgives

By TAYLOR THEWS – 11 years ago

Though the booing Cannes audience was not pleased that director Nicolas Winding Refn did not give them the desired, unofficial Drive sequel, it was expected that Only God Forgives would…

Campus Canvas 9/26/13

By PALOMA JIMENEZ – 11 years ago

I’m interested in creating a record of the feeling of being somewhere or with someone. Photography, though relied on as an accurate depiction of time and events, has the ability…

VC students explore realities of film-making over summer

By MARGARET YAP – 11 years ago

The independent drama Desires tells the story of Kate, a young, budding photographer, who is in a long-term relationship with her boyfriend and roommate, the preppy and timid Tim. Unsatisfied,…

Vassar perennial Sophistafunk still ‘hip,’ soulful

By EMMA DANIELS – 11 years ago

Sophistafunk, Thursday’s ViCE jazz night headliner, has an unusual celebrity endorsement: Guy Fieri, host of the Food Network show Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives. Band member Adam Gold’s Syracuse, NY-based restaurant…