The Librarian Is In

The Librarian Is In

By KATRINA SPENCER

April 11, 2019


Filed under Arts & Academics

"Marbles" refers to the common parlance phrase we use, “to lose one’s marbles.”

Beyond the Vagina (Monologues) Speaks to Contemporary, Diverse Feminism

Beyond the Vagina (Monologues) Speaks to Contemporary, Diverse Feminism

By MIYO MCGINN

March 21, 2019


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Empowering female and non-binary identifying individuals and breaking the silence were the goals of the Beyond the Vagina Monologues.

Reel Critic: ‘Zama’

Reel Critic: ‘Zama’

By SOFIA MAKAROVA

March 21, 2019


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“Zama” follows the story of a Spanish officer, Don Diego de Zama, as he attempts to obtain a transfer letter from the King.

The Excellent Mediocrity, Mediocre Excellence of Franz Schubert

By BEN BEESE

March 21, 2019


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Schubert’s piano pieces for four hands are so mediocre, in a sense, as to be especially excellent.  Piano masters Alexander Melnikov and Andreas Staier, hailing respectively from Russia and Germany, performed a wide selection of these pieces by Franz Schubert last Friday as part of the Mahaney Perform...

WRMC Meet Your DJ: Mikaela Chang

March 21, 2019


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Student DJ Mikaela Chang discusses what makes radio special and shares her recent picks of  music and campus events.

The Past is Not a Place for Strangers: Beer and Special Collections

The Past is Not a Place for Strangers: Beer and Special Collections

By BEN BEESE

March 14, 2019


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Middlebury’s Special Collections features a 4,000-year-old cuneiform tablet is amazing in its own right.

Techies Unite: Language Table Initiative Expands Its Options

Techies Unite: Language Table Initiative Expands Its Options

By YVETTE SHI

March 14, 2019


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Tech Table provides a space for students to talk to professors in a non-academic setting.

Reel Critic: ‘Transit’

Reel Critic: ‘Transit’

By JOHN VAALER

March 14, 2019


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Transit's shadowy fights in alleyways and white yachts floating across the Mediterranean perfectly capture the sheer fun of going to the movies.

PatchyTee: Student-Entrepreneurs Put Their Stamp on Midd

By MEREDITH ROBERTSON

March 14, 2019


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PatchyTee specializes in custom, embroidered patches that are designed by various local artists.

The Librarian Is In

By KATRINA SPENCER

March 14, 2019


Filed under Arts & Academics

I was enchanted. I’m sure it was the book cover art that stopped me and attracted me to this work: a man is falling precariously but his only preoccupation is his writing. I needed to know more. The main character of this work is Arthur Less, a gay man approaching 50 who is, against his own ...

Rodney Rothman ’95 Recounts Oscar Win

Rodney Rothman ’95 Recounts Oscar Win

By RILEY BOARD

March 7, 2019


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Rodney Rothman ’95, the writer and director of “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”, credits his creative start to the Otter Nonsense Players improv comedy group at Middlebury.

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