Monday, January 9, 2017 - 1:45pm

The trend of disintegrating the boundaries constructed around identity is, for me, most openly apparent in books that examine girls crossing the threshold into womanhood, and the causalities that so often occur during that in-between state.

Friday, December 9, 2016 - 7:47pm

“We saw the film as a depiction of working Detroit. And just the shots of neighborhoods and the skyline were important to get,” Cohn said. “People from out of state say, ‘I didn’t know Detroit looked like that!’”

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 10:53am

Late at night after the presidential election, I got up, turned on my light and took out my copy of ‘Swamplandia,’ by Karen Russell.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 8:24pm

At an environmental lecture in Palmer Commons Friday, biodynamic beekeeper Gunther Hauk examined the ways in which the honeybee crisis intersects with the modern political and economic realm to a crowd of nearly 70 students, faculty and staff.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 10:36am

The documentary ‘Agents of Change’ looks at the untold story of the struggle for a more meaningful education for Black students on college campuses around the country in the late 1960s.

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 10:56pm

At a mandatory screening of the film “HAZE” Tuesday, a pseudo-documentary that explores a negative and violent depiction fraternity and sorority life, more than 120 members of Greek life left after a contentious debate during Q&A with the film’s director, David Burkman.

At least ten members of each fraternity and sorority were required to attend the Office of Greek Life event.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 11:34am
“American Honey”

This is not a movie that obeys the laws of screenwriting — what happens is not the point.

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 9:51pm
Danyelle J Reynolds, lead of student leadership for change at the Ginsberg Center, speaks at the university's Detroit Student Service Fusion Workshop in Hatcher Graduate Library on Tuesday.

The University of Michigan’s first Detroit Student Service Fusion Workshop began Tuesday and featured lectures, icebreakers and pizza as part of a three-part series to teach students how to interact most efficiently and consciously with the city. The workshops are a pilot program for the University’s Detroit Center.

Sunday, October 2, 2016 - 2:53pm

Could the scientific nature of New Criticism have a place in today’s literary world?

Monday, September 19, 2016 - 9:07am

Baseball in our current cultural landscape means something much different than what it means on the page.