Join us!
Home » Archives by category » Arts & Features

Culture Plus: Violence, Love, and Beauty

Culture Plus: Violence, Love, and Beauty

I have recently found myself thinking a lot about violence. After seeing Mercury Fur last week and spending the weekend talking about works like Games of Thrones, The Walking Dead,…

Swattie Seeks Slumber: McCabe Third

Swattie Seeks Slumber: McCabe Third

Studies show–or TV tells me that studies show–that you spend one third of your life sleeping. For so much of the minuscule amount of time your flesh vessel exists on…

Chalk It Up: It’s Great to be a Florida Gator

Chalk It Up: It’s Great to be a Florida Gator

Last weekend, the Florida Gators won their third consecutive national championship. Over the past few years the Gators have had an incredible rise to the top of the NCAA. Before…

Imagining Immigration: Entering Into the Lives of Migrants of the French-Speaking World

Imagining Immigration: Entering Into the Lives of Migrants of the French-Speaking World

Curated by Professor Alexandra Gueydan- Turek, an Associate Professor of French Studies and Francophone Studies, with contributions from students in Bande dessinée and “Cinéma Africains,” Imagining Immigration is a current…

Mercury Fur Brings Violence, Beauty to the Stage

Mercury Fur Brings Violence, Beauty to the Stage

Mercury Fur is a cruel show. Well-acted by a small ensemble and beautifully designed, it has a vivid, ugly center. Set in a dystopian North Philly, its protagonist, Elliot, survives…

Voices of Argentina in Film

Voices of Argentina in Film

Leticia El Halli Obeid is an Argentinian artist and filmmaker who has made a series of shorts exploring the role of language and media in Latin America’s history of colonization…

Nightwish Concert is “Endlessly” Thrilling

Nightwish Concert is “Endlessly” Thrilling

Since I was undoubtedly a huge fan of the new Nightwish album Endless Forms Most Beautiful, it only made sense for me to make sure I caught them live at…

LIVE TWEET – The Mythic Traditions in Biology

LIVE TWEET – The Mythic Traditions in Biology

Featured image courtesy of classconnection.com. [<a href="//storify.com/swatgazette/the-mythic-traditions-in-biology" target="_blank">View the story "LIVE TWEET - The Mythic Traditions in Biology" on Storify</a>]…

Daredevil Breaks Impressive New Ground for Marvel

Daredevil Breaks Impressive New Ground for Marvel

Marvel Studios has been busy since Iron Man premiered in 2008. They’ve released 10 feature films and two television shows. Twelve more films are planned through 2019, along with four…

Week in Pictures: Women’s Tennis vs. Ursinus College, Women’s Tennis vs. Franklin & Marshall College

Week in Pictures: Women’s Tennis vs. Ursinus College, Women’s Tennis vs. Franklin & Marshall College

This past week at Swarthmore College: Women’s Tennis vs. Ursinus College Women’s Tennis vs. Franklin & Marshall College Click here to open the gallery. The Week in Pictures” is a…

Page 1 of 60123Next ›Last »