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Fight like a girl

‘Fearless Girl’ stands strong against Wall Street’s ‘Charging Bull’

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The changing landscape of Fashion Week

Jennifer Knowles explores how Fashion Week is an evolving event that seems to be leaving tradition behind

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Why we love terrorism

Terrorism plays into our passions for a good story, simplistic explanations, and dark fantasies

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Live: Cigarettes After Sex

An intimate and captivating performance from the New York gloom-rockers

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Review: Hawaiian Shirts in the Electric Chair, by Scott Laudati

Intensely readable and relatable, Hawaiian Shirts in the Electric Chair reaches out to the disengaged and apathetic—with a trace of hope

Summer in America. Photo: Mark Woodward

“My Super Summer in the States”

Dreading being stuck at home for three stifling months? Take a tip from Manchester student Mark Woodward and go stateside, even with little $, by volunteering as a Camp Leader.

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Paris is overrated

The city of love? More like the city of hate says Natalie Silver

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New York by a New Yorker

Our resident New Yorker Natalie Greene destroys some misconceptions about The Big Apple

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Dylan Thomas’ Centenary

May Dylan Thomas’ death have no dominion

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My Literary Hero: Hubert Selby Jr

Alister Pearson tells you why Hubert Selby is his literary hero after reading Last Exit to Brooklyn

And the Hippos Were Boiled in their Tanks by Jack Kerouac and William S. Burroughs. Photo: Book Cover

The Death of David Kammerer

On August the 13th, 1944, David Kammerer was found stabbed to death at the bottom of the Hudson River. Alister Pearson explores the troubled relationship between he and his murderer, Lucien Carr.

Burroughs

William S. Burrough: The man and the legend

Alister Pearson looks back at the life of the controversial writer William S. Burroughs, who was born a century ago this year