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Lewis Watson Sheds Light on New Album ‘midnight’ at WNYU

Lewis Watson Sheds Light on New Album ‘midnight’ at WNYU

By Kevin Hannon, Staff Writer

March 22, 2017


Filed under Arts, Music, Top Stories

English singer-songwriter Lewis Watson performed live in the WNYU studio, and gave an interview on his new album "midnight" and his recent switch from a major record label to an independent one — and whether this midnight is the evening before or after the light.

We Need Fewer WASPs, More Minority Authors

We Need Fewer WASPs, More Minority Authors

By Aparna Alankar, Staff Writer

November 30, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

Literature students are exposed to a different voice, a different perspective, and ultimately deepen their study of literature when they are given more diverse materials to work with.

Individual Interpretation in Literature on the Decline

Individual Interpretation in Literature on the Decline

By Jack Campbell, Contributing Writer

October 20, 2016


Filed under Opinion, Top Stories

There is a fundamental difference between reading a book and reading about a book.

Prague: American Guilt in Speaking English

Prague: American Guilt in Speaking English

By Gabby Brooks, Contributing Writer

April 28, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

What do we do when the few languages that are coming to dominate the world are slowing pushing out the culture in various countries?

London: Divided By a Common Language

London: Divided By a Common Language

By Thomas Devlin, Staff Writer

April 22, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

WSN's resident Londoner talks about the language barrier in a country that speaks the same one as you.

Shanghai: Language as a Party Trick

Shanghai: Language as a Party Trick

By Matthew Gibson, Contributing Writer

February 17, 2016


Filed under Abroad, Features

Part of immersing yourself in another culture is learning to let go of some of your own biases.

Homosexual literature should not be censored

Homosexual literature should not be censored

March 10, 2014


Filed under Exclude From Homepage List, Opinion

Legislators in South Carolina have proposed a bill that would reduce the funding of two state colleges because they had assigned material to students that dealt with homosexual themes. These proposals have arisen in response to letters of concern from parents of students at these universities, who ha...