Literature

Page-turners: 5 great books for college kids

February 17, 2016

[cft] With all the reading that is expected of students for classes, there is little to no time to read leisurely. But if you have time, here are five books that are perfect for college […]

Literature

Lit Night unites students and community

November 3, 2015

[cft] In a song about replacing the eyeballs of one’s family with raisins, Brandon Galm (graduate, literature) summarized the entire experience of a Halloween-themed Lit Night at The Artists Hand Friday. People gathered at the […]

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Literature

Just in time for Halloween: horror dominates theaters

October 17, 2015

[cft] Several new movies are hitting theaters this week, and with Halloween around the corner, horror seems to be the dominating genre. Two of the most anticipated upcoming films are “Goosebumps” and “Crimson Peak.” The […]

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Art

Blood is Also Red: the brainchild of IUP students

October 14, 2015

[cft] Four Indiana University of Pennsylvania students have created Blood is Also Red, an online portfolio for students to post original forms of art. “It’s going to be an online art gallery for original work […]

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Literature

Poet’s Corner: Patrick Roche

October 1, 2015

[cft] In Patrick Roche’s brutally honest, poignant poem, “The Perfect Panic Attack,” he echoes the experience of every individual who lives with mental illness: “A panic attack is a remarkably solitary experience.” The poem facetiously […]

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Film

“Dark Places:” book vs. movie

September 17, 2015

[cft] Author of the best-selling novel “Gone Girl,” which spawned an award-winning film adaptation, Gillian Flynn produced her next thriller adaptation in “Dark Places,” which fulfills its title. With the success of “Gone Girl” in […]

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Literature

Author John Green enjoying success

September 11, 2015

[cft] The following is an opinion column. The acclaimed young adult novel “Paper Towns” opens with the line: “The way I figure it, everyone gets a miracle.” John Green, the mastermind behind this eloquent, quirky […]

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Literature

Poet’s Corner: reviews of literary works

September 4, 2015

[cft] “This is a poem for Greg, parts one through four. A Poem for Greg: Part One. The Decision. And as I wrote your name in my roommate’s watermelon sunburst lipstick across the wall of […]

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Film

Book & movie review: Fifty Shades of Grey

February 21, 2015

[cft] The highly anticipated movie “Fifty Shades of Grey,” based on the book by E.L. James, made millions at the box office this Valentine’s Day weekend. The story follows a clean-cut, handsome, rich man named Christian […]

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Literature

New Growth Arts Review to host magazine launch party

April 29, 2014

To celebrate an effective appeal to the Co-op and to increase circulation, the Indiana University of Pennsylvania campus literary magazine, New Growth Arts Review, will host a launch party Thursday from 5-8 p.m. in Sprowls […]

Literature

Photo Feature: MONOLOGUE POETRY

April 8, 2014

Porchia Woodward (senior, psychology and philosophy) performs at “The Pocketbook Monologues” in the HUB Delaware Room April 5. (Morgan Cunningham/ The Penn)