Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 9:37pm
  1. MEGAN FOX - IN
  2. CORRESPONDENCE (AS A PRIMARY MODE OF COMMUNICATION) - IN
  3. MONOPOLY (ECONOMIC STRUCTURE) - OUT
  4. ASTROLOGY TWITTER - OUT
  5. CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME - OUT
  6. ENDING THE PARTY - IN
  7. HOMEWRECKING - IN
  8. FASCISM - OUT
  9. RAPE AS A PLOT DEVICE - OUT
  10. CATE BLANCHETT IN PANTSUITS - IN
  11. LURKING - IN
  12. INSTAGRAM - OUT
  13. MENS SHORTS WITH LESS THAN A 6” INSEAM - OUT
  14. CLEAR FRAMES (GLASSES) - OUT
  15. HOBBIES - IN
  16. CLEVERNESS - OUT
  17. HEROES - OUT
Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 5:59pm
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The complex friendship between Titch and Wash is one of the most compelling aspects of the novel, and their bond makes for a poignant story that Edugyan delivers with well-written and thought out prose.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 6:09pm
there, not there (on top of one another)

It came up in conversation a short while ago that Verity and I were reading the same book — “Paradise Rot,” the debut novel of the Norwegian musician Jenny Hval. I asked Verity if she was interested in co-writing about Hval’s work, which is equally split between her writing and her musical projects, and would thus match our respective backgrounds in literature and music.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 11:31am
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Ranging from graphic novels to memoirs to longform poetry, the Michigan Daily Book Review ranks their favorite titles published in 2018.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019 - 11:07am
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2018 was yet another whirlwind year in the hurricane that has been the last half-decade, but luckily books new and old kept writers from all beats on Daily Arts sane. The Book Review asked a handful of them to write about their favorite moments with a book, literature or even reading itself this past year.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 4:44pm
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While initially the novel is disproportionately saturated with men and (at times, the often accurately ludicrous) male perspective, Kim thankfully escapes this trough by the final half of his novel. He offers several female characters, most centrally Mina, who is, with Reseng, one of the most fantastically formed characters.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 3:45pm
NOSELL

The Daily Arts style section reflects on the standout moments in style this year.

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 12:49pm
Milkman

Characters like wee sisters offer unexpected gratification along Burns’s dark timeline of events.

Monday, December 10, 2018 - 12:45pm
Blythe Roberson

The content itself seemed at times more flash than substance, which is not necessarily a bad thing.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 8:25pm
The film adaptation of 'Matilda'

It taught me the universality of loneliness and empathy, the capacity to lift and be lifted by others.