Arts & Entertainment

It’s that time of year where most of us will sit down and write out our New Year’s resolutions in that new journal we bought ourselves over the holidays. Most of us probably made resolutions …

Arts & Entertainment

The 92nd Academy Award nominations were released Monday, with Todd Phillips’ “Joker” taking the lead with 11 nominations. Following suit with 10 nominations was “The Irishman,” “Once Upon a Time… In Hollywood” and “1917.” All …

Arts & Entertainment

Long, soft pink and red brush strokes blend together to create a man playing a seperewa — a stringed African instrument. Deep blues and blacks cast a somber shadow upon his hands and face, creating …

Arts & Entertainment

When people think of books, the first thing that may pop into their head is mass-produced paperbacks, Barnes and Noble bookstores or even cozy independent bookstores. But there is another side to book culture that …

Books

With cold and dismal weather approaching, it’s time for readers to get their hands on a book that will keep them occupied during the fall and winter seasons. As the wind howls outside and rain …

Arts & Entertainment

If any group of musicians knows how to transport its fans into a romantic world of black and white, it’s Cigarettes After Sex. The band took the stage Oct. 17 at Thalia Hall (1807 S. …

A Page Turner

When it was announced that Maragaret Atwood was going to be writing a sequel to “The Handmaid’s Tale,” I flipped out. I was in the midst of binge-watching the entire TV show for the fourth …

Music

Fans clumsily packed themselves into a crowded Metro (3720 N. Clark St.) Sep. 28 to watch indie pop artist Clairo do what she does best — provide a chill environment and mellow tunes. The show …