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Romeo Hunte S/S 2018

Romeo Hunte S/S 2018

By Clarissa Davis, Contributing Writer

September 9, 2017


Filed under Fashion Week, Features

As a designer who dresses celebrities of the likes of Beyoncé and Zendaya, there were high expectations of Romeo Hunte’s Spring/Sumer 2018 presentation. The show’s seafaring industrial location at New York’s Intrepid Museum was a stroke of genius due to it’s parallel to the collection’s vint...

Millenial Influencers

Millenial Influencers

By Michaela Hoffman, Violet Vision Editor

February 21, 2017


Filed under Uncategorized

This year’s New York Fashion Week made evident some major changes happening in the fashion industry. Even if you didn’t attend fashion week, you probably viewed your favorite shows through Instagram, Twitter or Snapchat. You probably also watched the drama unfold as various fashion vets and magazines...

Whitewashing and the Monetary Excuse in Blockbusters and Indies

Whitewashing and the Monetary Excuse in Blockbusters and Indies

By Ryan Quan, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2016


Filed under Arts, Film

Whitewashing has been and continues to be a practice in the film industry that is heavily criticized and disputed, and racial representation is an issue that plagues both independent and blockbuster films alike.

Oscars, Emmys get no awards for diversity

By Dejarelle Gaines, Staff Writer

October 22, 2015


Filed under Arts, Film

Despite the most diverse group of Emmy nominees in history, awards shows still fail to recognize people of color.