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Culture Plus: I Told You So: Game of Thrones Doubles Down on Sexual Violence

Culture Plus: I Told You So: Game of Thrones Doubles Down on Sexual Violence

When I called last week’s episode of Game of Thrones shocking and lamented the added sexual violence, I was not issuing a challenge. Unfortunately, this week the show went one…

Culture Plus: Game of Thrones’s Sexual Violence Problem

Culture Plus: Game of Thrones’s Sexual Violence Problem

Spoiler warning: this article discusses events of Game of Thrones up to and including the episode aired Sunday, 4/13/14. Sunday night’s episode of Game of Thrones closed with a shocking…

Culture Plus: Complicated Men and Lifeless Women – I’m Getting Tired of Crime Dramas

Culture Plus: Complicated Men and Lifeless Women – I’m Getting Tired of Crime Dramas

The story opens with a dead woman. She’s naked, posed, possibly mutilated. Something vaguely ritualistic has been done to her body or to the area where she’s been placed. Male…

Culture Plus: 50 Years Since Sidney – Where Are We Now?

Culture Plus: 50 Years Since Sidney – Where Are We Now?

In 1964, Sidney Poitier became the first black man to win the Academy Award for Best Actor. In his acceptance speech, Poitier referenced the “long journey” it took to get…

Out and About: Ski Day

Out and About: Ski Day

            Maybe it was an early bout of senioritis, or maybe it was the recent cold weather spell (I’m from Florida; when the temperature is…

Semester of Service: Courage

Semester of Service: Courage

Abigail Henderson ’14 is taking a leave of absence this semester do what she calls “A Semester of Service” in Philadelphia. She is keeping a blog as she goes and…

Semester of Service: Thanksgiving with Foster Brothers – A New Kind of Home

Semester of Service: Thanksgiving with Foster Brothers – A New Kind of Home

Going home for Thanksgiving, I knew my home was going to be different. My parents started fostering last spring, and I now have three foster brothers living in the house.…

Gu’d Food: Korean Hotspots

Gu’d Food: Korean Hotspots

Happy Thanksgiving Week! This is my favorite holiday of the year and of course, I am only talking about the celebration of food, friends, and family (not the whole colonization…

Semester of Service: Cycles of Violence

Semester of Service: Cycles of Violence

Abigail Henderson ’14 is taking a leave of absence this semester do what she calls “A Semester of Service” in Philadelphia. She is keeping a blog as she goes and…

Semester of Service: Shirley

Semester of Service: Shirley

Abigail Henderson ’14 is taking a leave of absence this semester do what she calls “A Semester of Service” in Philadelphia. She is keeping a blog as she goes and…

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