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Smokii Sumac talks poetry, identity, and Queen’s Writer’s Residency

Tucked away in Elgin, Ontario, Smokii Sumac spent two weeks at Queen’s Biological Station (QUBS)—the university’s wildlife research centre—in the company of two well-established Canadian authors.Continue...

Kingston’s best places to catch live music

Whether you’re a seasoned Kingston veteran or an incoming first-year student, knowing the top venues to catch live music is key to having a great time in the Limestone City.Continue...

Suits and bananas: the Gentleminion phenomenon

People are going bananas for the latest Minions movie.Continue...

Queen's Players summer show navigates the multiverse

Queen’s Players performed their summer show on July 20 at The Mansion.Continue...

A snapshot of Queen’s photographers

Photographs are a foundational part of the modern human experience.Continue...

‘Stranger Things’ is growing up

When Netflix released the first season of Stranger Things back in 2017, the world immediately fell in love with the show’s endearing cast of quirky characters.Continue...

Welcome to Drag: The performance art celebrating gender fluidity

I walked into Crew’s and Tango’s, a queer bar in Toronto, and my senses were flooded with light, glitter, wafts of vodka cranberries, and Lady Gaga’s “Born This Way” blaring on the speakers as a drag queen performed.Continue...

Review: ‘Honestly, Nevermind’

The critiques levelled against Drake’s Honestly, Nevermind are hardly unexpected.Continue...

How artistic activism propelled the fight against Queer prejudice

Political and creative realms have long overlapped.Continue...

John Elizabeth Stintzi discusses writing and the natural world

The Queen’s Biological Station (QUBS) is welcoming two writers for a two-week residency this summer: John Elizabeth Stintzi and Smokii Sumac.Continue...

Queen’s and local artists create mural dedicated to Kingston

Back in March , CBC Ottawa partnered the Kingston Frontenac Public Library (KFPL) to create a mural promoting inclusivity.Continue...

High fashion’s class appropriation is not art

Balenciaga recently released a collection of overtly distressed sneakers priced over $700.

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Josh Ramsay talks life and solo career

Josh Ramsay, well-loved Canadian artist, released his first ever solo album adeptly titled The Josh Ramsay Show on April 8, 2022.Continue...

Queen’s English department running Taylor Swift course

Queen’s English department is introducing a course this fall with Taylor Swift at its forefront.

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Review: ‘Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness’

From opening with a pony-tailed Benedict Cumberbatch outrunning a fire demon to closing with a third eye appearing on the titular superhero’s forehead, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness is one of the weirdest entries in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).Continue...

QMT delivers emotional performance of ‘Little Women’

Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women remains a classic piece of literature frequently adapted for the stage and screen.Continue...

DSS introduces relaxed performance with ‘Theseus’

Equity and representation are of concern to many theatre scholars, especially as they pertain to accommodating audiences.Continue...

Exploring how we can define great art

For as long as art has existed, consumers, critics, and even artists themselves have debated what elevates great art above the rest.Continue...

Art can change the world—historical inaccuracies and all

As Netflix debuts the second season to Bridgerton, author Robert Morrison, Queen’s National Scholar, discussed the series’ nod to Jane Austen’s work.Continue...

‘Trace’ explores astronomy through dance

Through dance and discussion, the Isabel Bader Center encouraged spectators to consider the origins of the universe on Mar. 28.Continue...

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