Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 5:30pm

These types of films are almost like a right of passage for presumably straight male heartthrobs: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Heath Ledger and Jake Gyllenhaal (2 for 1 special), Ashton Sanders and now Timothee Chalamet, to name a few, have all joined the Gay for Pay Hall of Fame, and it’s not a stretch to say that all of them have enjoyed a boost in their profile for having done so.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 5:14pm

Theater audiences, particularly Broadway audiences, are conditionally trained to search for subtlety, for witty conceits and covert nods to larger sociopolitical themes. But Harris had spent the first hour of the play mocking this.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 4:35pm

Despite what a tenured English professor might have might have to say about them, Instapoets have attracted an otherwise disinterested audience to poetry. In doing so, they’ve expanded into subject matters that were previously ignored and have been highly inclusive of marginalized communities.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 4:21pm

Life would be much more straightforward if we all knew our explicit, definite role in society — where, exactly, we fit in.

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 - 3:08pm

Yes, sustainable clothing is more expensive, but the benefits outweigh the price. In case you haven’t noticed, we’re in the midst of a climate emergency: do your part.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 5:17pm

Her themes have remained rather consistent since 2014’s “The Empathy Exams,” and her new collection “Make It Scream, Make It Burn” is a continued fleshing out of Jamison’s longtime interests.

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 2:53pm

We came into our own in a world where truly anything is possible, and we’ve taken that to heart.

Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 4:45pm

It’s often jarring to find art that solely expresses themes contained in everyday life. Perhaps because popular artists don’t lead “normal” lives, or perhaps because people aren’t interested in the ones that do.

Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 3:58pm
DJ Lag

Many producers note that the inherent darkness of their music reflects the uneasy tension between the desire to celebrate, and the poverty, violence and lack of opportunity that are widespread in the areas they grow up in.

Monday, November 25, 2019 - 5:46pm

Even in a book defined by its skillful handling of emotions, Evans still manages to impress with his mastery of poetic form. He frequently varies his style, switching from long lines with no stanza breaks throughout an entire poem to curt, choppy lines split into small stanzas.