Daily 49er

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. ...

The Samsung Galaxy S9 offers modest upgrades

The Samsung Galaxy S9 offers modest upgrades

Bobby Yagake, Multimedia Managing Editor

March 4, 2018

Filed under Arts & Life, Reviews, Today

Some people complain that all smartphones feel the same, even after new releases and upgrades. But what should matter most is if the phone has a new processor and the latest software. Samsung delivers o...

Web series, “Undocumented Tales” comes to the big screen

Web series, “Undocumented Tales” comes to the big screen

March 4, 2018

  As the lights flickered on, expressions of shock and awe were left on a group of about 45 audience member’s faces following the viewing of the web series, “Undocumented Tales” in the Beach Auditoriu...

Keep it 100 with ‘Atlanta: Robbin’ Season’

Keep it 100 with ‘Atlanta: Robbin’ Season’

March 4, 2018

When Donald Glover debuted his new series, “Atlanta” of which he created, starred, wrote and executively produced, in 2016, it blew everyone away. Despite a quick renewal by network FX, it was a...