New Music Series Highlights Unheard Voices

New Music Series Highlights Unheard Voices

By JOHN GOSSELIN

January 17, 2019


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Visiting Assistant Professor Matthew Evan Taylor, a performer and composer, organized the “New Centuries | New Voices” concert series.

Reel Critic: ‘Children of Men’

By ELSA KORPI

January 17, 2019


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“Children of Men” centers around a global pandemic of female infertility.

New York Times Book Critic Dwight Garner ’88 Returns to Campus Wednesday

New York Times Book Critic Dwight Garner ’88 Returns to Campus Wednesday

By SARAH ASCH

January 15, 2019


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Dwight Garner, a book critic at The New York Times, says the best part of his job is also the hardest: just keeping up. “There’s this fear of missing something,” he said, explaining that more than 20 books arrive at his apartment every day. His tries to keep as much on his radar as possible...

Jupiter Quartet Leaves Listeners Starry-Eyed

By BEN BEESE

December 6, 2018


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Tension, melancholy, peace, joy and sadness were all woven together in the Jupiter Quartet's performance.

The Librarian Is In

By KATRINA SPENCER

December 6, 2018


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'Akissi' explores the discrepancies between what is expected from the environment of Côte d’Ivoire and what social norms is yet to be mastered.

ISO Showcases ‘Midd Worldwide’

ISO Showcases ‘Midd Worldwide’

By ELSA KORPI

December 6, 2018


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Consisting mainly of dance and music, the ISO show explored themes ranging from ancestral roots and cultural identity to resilience in the face of adversity. 

Women at the Helm in ‘Men on Boats’

By REGINA FONTANELLI

December 6, 2018


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'Men on Boats' captures John Powell's expedition to chart American waterways.

Reel Critic: ‘Baskets’ Season 3

Reel Critic: ‘Baskets’ Season 3

By OWEN MASON-HILL

December 6, 2018


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Season 3 of "Baskets" brings surprising depth and complexity, searching past the facade of clown makeup and rodeo shenanigans to provide a vulnerable commentary on the dynamics of a family.

160 Strong: the Rise of Computer Science at Middlebury

160 Strong: the Rise of Computer Science at Middlebury

By APRIL QIAN

November 29, 2018


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Surging interest in Computer Science has caused the department to grow rapidly, and prompted the institution to begin remaking the campus to accommodate it.

Reel Critic: Shoplifters

By ELSA KORPI

November 29, 2018


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"Shoplifters” demands to be seen not as a piece of entertainment, but as a sharp analysis of the most basic unit of society. 

The Librarian Is In

By KATRINA SPENCER

November 29, 2018


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"Best of Enemies" attempts to explain the historical relationship(s) between the United States and the broadly defined Middle Eastern region.

‘Showing Up for Racial Justice’ Sparks Conversation at the Marquis

By RILEY BOARD

November 29, 2018


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College students and the community have the opportunity again this year to come together for racial justice and movies — the Middlebury Marquis will be organizing their Showing Up for Racial Justice (SURJ) film series for the second time this winter with a new selection of films and fundraisers. ...

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