Feels Like Summer in America

It was the summer of Donald Glover, also known by his musical alias, Childish Gambino. From movies to “Saturday Night Live” hosting gigs, the multi-talented artist continues to prove his burgeoning status as one of the greatest entertainers of our generation by providing his audience with quality work of great creative expression. Continue reading Feels Like Summer in America

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I Sound Like Death, I Sound Like Life: The Larry Fisherman Story

Popular hip-hop artist Mac Miller, (born Malcolm James McCormick) passed away on Sept. 7 due to a suspected overdose at the age of 26, leaving behind an incredibly varied career in hip-hop and a legacy characterized as much by his growth as an artist as what Ariana Grande described as “demons he never deserved” that ultimately took his life. Continue reading I Sound Like Death, I Sound Like Life: The Larry Fisherman Story

But There’s Two Sides To Every Story…

Joyner’s music video displays two men opposite sides of a table in a relatively barren warehouse. The man speaking these words? White. The man receiving these words? Black. The voice delivering these confrontational and provocative words? Joyner Lucas, a rapper from Worcester, Massachusetts with a white mother and a black father, and two sides of a heavy coin. Continue reading But There’s Two Sides To Every Story…

5 Books You Might Have Missed in 2017

by: Diana Richtman Entertainment Writer It’s no secret that 2017 was a crazy year. With classes, work and campus life, there might not have been a lot of time left for much else. It’s important for college students to set aside time in their busy schedules for relaxing. Speaking from my experience, fiction reading is one of the best remedies for stress. Fiction offers escape … Continue reading 5 Books You Might Have Missed in 2017

Female Representation in “Stranger Things 2”

By: Diana Richtman  Entertainment Section Writer  If you’re anything like me, then you were probably extremely excited to see more female representation in “Stranger Things 2.” Among the young people in the first season of “Stranger Things” the ratio of girls to boys was two (Eleven and Nancy) to six (Mike, Will, Lucas, Dustin, Steve and Jonathan). This imbalanced ratio is common in television, and … Continue reading Female Representation in “Stranger Things 2”

The Georgia Review Hosts Kaveh Akbar Poetry Reading

by: Diana Richtman Entertainment Section Writer It was a Monday night in Athens, and inside the Foundry I clutched my copy of “Calling a Wolf a Wolf” by Kaveh Akbar. Before The Georgia Review Fall Issue Release with Kaveh Akbar began, my sister and I looked at each other. I knew that she must have seen the unrestrained excitement on my face about Akbar taking … Continue reading The Georgia Review Hosts Kaveh Akbar Poetry Reading

Responding to Native American Erasure in “Yellowstone”

By: Rachel Yuan Online Section Writer “Whitewashing,” the act of casting white actors in roles meant for people of color, has been a heated topic in recent months. Though this practice goes back to the early days of film, the issue has been given more visibility in the past year, especially in regards to Asian-Americans calling out their erasure in the media. As a slew … Continue reading Responding to Native American Erasure in “Yellowstone”