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LIU: Combatting the Culture of Instant Genius

Books, for many of us, have become trophies to demonstrate superiority over our peers. News articles are regurgitated to broadcast our worldliness, and documentaries are not watched for enjoyment, but rather for proving our intelligence in our next conversation. Having grown up alongside Hermione Granger — beloved by Harry Potter[Read More…]

by February 20, 2018 1 comment Opinion, Opinion - Top
DEF JAM RECORDS

19 year-old Alessia Cara’s cool, relatable debut album, “Know-It-All” offers a lot of promise for the burgeoning Canadian star.

Album Review: ‘Know-It-All’

Alessia Cara’s first album, “Know-It-All,” released Nov. 13, perfectly stresses the interplay between the optimism and pessimism of adolescence. Cara, a 19-year-old hailing from a suburb of Toronto, boldly gives a rebellious voice to a generation constantly characterized as conforming to socially constructed norms. Since the launch of Cara’s debut[Read More…]