Why Frankenstein’s Creature is a Monster

By Josie Rerecich Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein is perhaps one of the most famous monster stories ever written. In the various film adaptations, Frankenstein’s creature is hideous, has a limited vocabulary, and is irrationally afraid of fire. All of these traits go along with the idea of the stereotypical monster. However, in the original novel, the

Politics in Music

By Catalina Benavides It can be said that politics has divided this country and created an environment that reminds us daily of the true nature of this nation and its many issues. Music and the talents of artists, from all across the country, have been able to bring to our attention the issues of the

Politics’ Role in the Arts

  By Paola Guzman Politics is everywhere, hidden in the most unexpected places, and drives most people to do what they do. Essentially, politics is a set of guidelines to help people thrive as a society. The beginning of politics came naturally to civilization- Ancient Greeks, Native Americans and African tribal systems; therefore, it would

The Creative Process

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″ admin_label=”section” _builder_version=”3.0.91″][et_pb_row _builder_version=”3.0.47″ background_size=”initial” background_position=”top_left” background_repeat=”repeat”][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_blurb _builder_version=”3.0.91″ background_color=”rgba(234,234,234,0)”] by Deanna DeMarco There is no one clear-cut way to define the creative process. There are multiple creative mediums, and in each one innovators have different steps that they take to develop their ideas. Although the creative process can not be clearly defined per person,

Creative Outlets for Everyone

[et_pb_section bb_built=”1″][et_pb_row][et_pb_column type=”2_3″][et_pb_text _builder_version=”3.0.91″] by Catherine Charles As college students, we can get stressed and overworked with everything that’s in our lives. Whether it’s school, work, relationships, or anything really, we all need outlets. Sometimes it’s not easy to find out what our outlets are, so as a fellow college student, I’ve compiled a list

The Dark Knight: Three Reasons

by Anand Venigalla The Dark Knight, ten years after its release, is a supreme example of how to approach politics in blockbuster mainstream art. Action-packed and full of superheroes and fights and colorful villains, Nolan’s superhero mega-hit also sought to capture something of the American political psyche when it is confronted by the t-word: terrorism. A