Arts & Culture

The President’s House: A Look Inside

The President’s House: A Look Inside

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Lucas Weals ’19 Senior Art Critic Earlier this month, on an unseasonably warm Thursday, Olivia Forrester ’22 and I walked the sunny path to the President’s House on Main Street. (It’s the old pretty white one across from the Cunningham Theater building, with the  big white columns in front ofRead More

Mohamad Hafez

Mohamad Hafez

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Sebi Sola-Sole ‘21 Art Correspondent Nostalgia and identity underpin visiting artist Mohamad Hafez’s portfolio. Before he even considers the media of a new sculpture, he initiates a laundry list of sensory stimulation procedures to relocate him from his tiny studio in New Haven to his home city of  Damascus: heRead More

Black Panther and Spider-Verse

Black Panther and Spider-Verse

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Henry Stockwell ’19 Film Critic If the Biblical Second Coming happens (I’ll decide in another column), surely the first question Jesus of Nazareth will have for us is: Are Marvel movies good? We’ll clamor over each other, all trying to let our feeble voices be heard: Robert Downey Jr.’s bestRead More

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Hiwa K: Art and Activism

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Jon White ’19 Art Correspondent I was both underprepared and undeserving when a friend asked me last minute to fill her shift in the student performance of the Kurdish-Iraqi artist Hiwa K’s original work, Cooking with Mama, which took place in a pop-up kitchen-studio on the dark side of CommonsRead More

Restaurant Review: Sangam

Restaurant Review: Sangam

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Michael Hall ’19 Restaurant Critic Despite Vail Commons’ innate allure, Sangam Indian Cuisine appears to be where true buffet-devotees go to dine. Saturday at one in the afternoon, my friends and I entered Sangam to a packed dining room with uniformed waiters careening between tables. The general hum of theRead More