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Untameable Spirit: The Evolution of “If Beale Street Could Talk”

Tish and Fonny hold each other in a romantic embrace.

Kyle Harris, Arts and Entertainment Editor

February 8, 2019

“This is my strangest book yet”. The infamous phrase had eloped Author James Baldwin’s mind as he completed the empirical masterpiece, “If Beale Street Could Talk”. This immaculate conceptualization of black love painted on the subjugations of a racist 1970’s societal landscape has proven...

What “Rent: Live” did right- and wrong


Audrey Delgado, Graphic Editor

February 6, 2019

For a musical celebrating resilience, it’s fitting that it should air under complicated circumstances.

The reformation of the 2019 Oscars: Nominations

The reformation of the 2019 Oscars: Nominations

Anthony Howard, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 5, 2019

The 91st Academy Awards, rather known as the Oscars, are approaching in the upcoming month, cultivating anticipation regarding the Academy’s nominations. Announcing this year’s nominations with aid from Kumail Nanjiani and Tracee Ellis Ross, social media outlets were plastered with the lengthy list...

Uncovering the stars of the Super Bowl halftime show

Maroon 5, Travis Scott and Big Boi rocked the Super Bowl this year.

Angelina Ramirez, News Editor

February 1, 2019

In the mix of individuals who watch the annual Super Bowl specifically for the commercials, there are also those who tune in just for the halftime show. If this is you, you are sure to be pleased with the performances this year. On Sunday, Feb. 3 of 2019, the Los Angeles Rams and the New England Patri...

Best People of 2018

Best People of 2018

January 23, 2019

Best Trends of 2018

Best Trends of 2018

January 11, 2019

Best Albums of 2018

Best Albums of 2018

January 8, 2019

Best Moments of 2018

Best Moments of 2018

January 7, 2019

Outside the binary: An interview with Lachlan Watson, part two

Lachlan Watson

Abby Lee, Website Editor

December 21, 2018

The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina’s Lachlan Watson opens up about nostalgia and growing up in Raleigh. Q: So whereabouts in Raleigh did you grow up? Did you have any favorite spots? A: I grew up in North Raleigh right off Yadkin Drive for the first fifteen years of my life, so the playground...

Outside the binary: An interview with Lachlan Watson, part one

Seventeen year old non-binary actor Lachlan Watson discusses the gender binary and the acting world.

Abby Lee, Website Editor

December 20, 2018

Netflix’s original show The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina was released on October 26 and has since been regarded with critical praise. One aspect of the show that is rapidly gaining national attention is the story of Susie Putnam, a genderqueer character portrayed by 17-year-old non-binary actor,...

The Voice of Wakefield High School