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Cal Rep sparks conversation about racism with its latest performance

Cal Rep sparks conversation about racism with its latest performance

March 11, 2018

Cal Rep’s latest performance forces us to look at history through different eyes. “Proud to Present” follows the emotionally-charged journey of six actors coming together to present a historically accur...

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ offers bright adventure for audiences

‘A Wrinkle in Time’ offers bright adventure for audiences

March 9, 2018

As one of the most highly-acclaimed sci-fi novels in the literary world, “A Wrinkle in Time” has finally made it to the big screen and in a strong fashion. The film follows Meg Murray (Storm Reid)...

Criseida Couture: Making way for the runway

Criseida Couture: Making way for the runway

March 8, 2018

There are many steps that go into making a dress. It starts with an idea. Then comes the fabric picking process, drawing out patterns and creating samples. Once the dress is made it goes onto a model or...

Canonizing comics: “Anya’s Ghost” is a stellar comic about empathy and fitting in

Canonizing comics: “Anya’s Ghost” is a stellar comic about empathy and fitting in

March 6, 2018

This column was called “Negative Space.” Now it's not. It's still about comics, though. Sometimes we just need a thrilling story that will leave us feeling good at the end. “Anya’s Ghost”...

Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies holds lecure confronting white supremacy

Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies holds lecure confronting white supremacy

March 6, 2018

While medieval renaissance usually muddles down to the workings of dungeons and dragons, the Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies will be taking on a much scarier topic this Wednesday — white supremac...

Cal Rep is “Proud to Present” a new meta performance

Cal Rep is “Proud to Present” a new meta performance

March 6, 2018

History can be hard to grapple with. The tragic decisions of ancestors and cultures laid out in precise moments of flawed reasoning, especially at the expense of others, can be difficult to confront. ...