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Sex in and of the City

Sex in and of the City

By Natalie Chinn, Culture Editor

September 7, 2018


Filed under Features, Top Stories

Spend a day in the world of Sex and the City by visiting these nearby spots featured in the show.

Untested Rape Kits Exposed in ‘I Am Evidence’

Untested Rape Kits Exposed in ‘I Am Evidence’

By Guru Ramanathan, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

“I Am Evidence" explores the horrifying reality that there are over 200 thousand and counting untested rape kits in the United States.

Remembering Dr. King with Producer Trey Ellis

Remembering Dr. King with Producer Trey Ellis

By Carter Glace, Staff Writer

April 16, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

WSN speaks to Trey Ellis, executive producer of the new HBO documentary “Into the Wilderness,” in remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Conversations From the ‘Field’ with Anna Deavere Smith

Conversations From the ‘Field’ with Anna Deavere Smith

By Devanshi Khetarpal, Staff Writer

February 27, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

HBO partnered with the 92Y on Monday to bring actress and Tisch professor Anna Deavere Smith’s one-woman show “Notes from the Field” to the big screen.

Pete Holmes Converses Second Season of ‘Crashing’

Pete Holmes Converses Second Season of ‘Crashing’

By Jillian Harrington, Staff Writer

February 26, 2018


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Pete Holmes discussed the genesis of his show "Crashing."

Avett Brothers Documentary Captures the Enigma

Avett Brothers Documentary Captures the Enigma

By Natalie Whalen, Film Editor

January 31, 2018


Filed under Arts, Film

The documentary, “May It Last: A Portrait of The Avett Brothers,” explores the intersections between music, family, love and heartbreak during a transitional time for the prolific group.

New Documentary Proves Rolling Stone Magazine Is More Than Rock ‘n’ Roll

New Documentary Proves Rolling Stone Magazine Is More Than Rock ‘n’ Roll

By Jonathan Silverman, Contributing Writer

November 7, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film

The Rolling Store has had a long and storied past. A new documentary on the publication is proof of its versatility in both genre and art form.

Talking With Dominique Fishback of HBO’s ‘The Deuce’

Talking With Dominique Fishback of HBO’s ‘The Deuce’

By Sarah Jackson, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

Dominique Fishback of HBO's "The Deuce" recently sat down with WSN to discuss her show, knack for playwriting and playing a prostitute.

‘Spielberg’ Documentary Captures Spirit of Filmmaker

‘Spielberg’ Documentary Captures Spirit of Filmmaker

By Jillian Harrington, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

HBO's new documentary on Steven Spielberg offers an inside look at many of his films that have become childhood staples.

HBO’s ‘The Deuce’ Has Grit

HBO’s ‘The Deuce’ Has Grit

By Lily Dolin, Staff Writer

September 11, 2017


Filed under Arts, Entertainment

HBO's new original series "The Deuce," focuses on New York in the 1970s, and the emergence of mainstream pornography films.

Problematic Portrayal of Female Friendship in ‘Girls’

Problematic Portrayal of Female Friendship in ‘Girls’

By Cara Zambrano, Staff Writer

May 1, 2017


Filed under Opinion

The HBO series "Girls" does what other television series have failed to do — it offers a realistic look at female friendships, instead of idealized or exaggerated versions.

At Fusion Film Fest, HBO Encourages Confidence, Passion and Having a Voice

At Fusion Film Fest, HBO Encourages Confidence, Passion and Having a Voice

By Kamila Daurenova, Contributing Writer

March 8, 2017


Filed under Arts, Film, NYU

As one of Fusion Film Fest's guests of honor, HBO's Head of Talent Development Kelly Edwards discussed overcoming shyness and her love for Black Ops 3 over brunch.

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