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Magic of NYU Quidditch, Explained

Magic of NYU Quidditch, Explained

Tori Bianco, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under SPORTS, TOP STORIES

An inside look at the NYU Quidditch team.

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There Is No Perfect Commentary on Race

There Is No Perfect Commentary on Race

J. Metje, Contributing Writer

September 18, 2017


Filed under OPINION

In regards to actual writing, the many readers I've talked to suggest the book falls apart. This, I would argue, is where they are wrong.

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Lady Gaga Reveals ‘LoveGame’ Was Written About Her Days in Bobst

Lady Gaga Reveals ‘LoveGame’ Was Written About Her Days in Bobst

Andrew Heying, Deputy Opinion Editor

March 31, 2017


Filed under ARTS, TOP STORIES, Uncategorized

Lady Gaga revealed today that her song LoveGame was inspired by a missed connection with a gorgeous person in Bobst.

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We Need Fewer WASPs, More Minority Authors

We Need Fewer WASPs, More Minority Authors

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.

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Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize Insults Both Literature and Music

Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize Insults Both Literature and Music

Aparna Alankar, Contributing Writer

October 20, 2016


Filed under OPINION

Grouping the music and literature categories together does a disservice to both forms and their respective artists and authors.

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Individual Interpretation in Literature on the Decline

Individual Interpretation in Literature on the Decline

Jack Campbell, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2016


Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

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

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Print Matters Panel Ignores Digital Divide

Print Matters Panel Ignores Digital Divide

Jordyn Josephine Fischer, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2016


Filed under ARTS, Books

At the Strand Bookstore's “Print Matters: Art, Literature, and Design in the Digital Age” panel last week, experts met to address (or avoid the topic of) e-books in the publishing industry.

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Fanfiction: Literature’s Frenemy

Emma Gordon, Contributing Writer

April 6, 2016


Filed under Uncategorized

The presence of fanfiction shakes up the literary world as well as provides opportunities for blossoming writers.

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Bookend events create buzz for Brooklyn Book Festival

Bookend events create buzz for Brooklyn Book Festival

Brooke Jensen, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2015


Filed under FEATURES

The Brooklyn Book Festival celebrates the literary world for its tenth year.

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Sexism persists in the literary world

Sexism persists in the literary world

Lena Rawley, Staff Columnist

December 5, 2014


Filed under OPINION

Discrimination in literature is a deplorable and contradictory disservice to the field.

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Conan Doyle’s detective welcomed on the small screen

Conan Doyle’s detective welcomed on the small screen

February 5, 2014


Filed under ARTS

Sherlock Holmes is no stranger to screen-time. Currently the world record holder for most adapted character, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s fictional detective has been translated into radio plays, films and television shows, including two that are currently on the air. While literary adaptations lik...

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