Review of I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson

I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson, the critically acclaimed author of The Sky is Everywhere, will give you more than just the sun. On top of warming you from the inside out, it will give you a whole new perspective on life and romance.

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Top five pieces from the Freize and the Freize Masters

Staff Writer Izzy Harris

The Frieze Art Fair takes place during the first weekend of October in Regent’s Park each year. Having never been before,  I had my sights set on attending the renowned contemporary and modern art fair, as well as its traditional pre-20th-Century companion exhibition, Frieze Masters, in the hopes of understanding what about Frieze draws the attention of anyone ranging from art analysts to civilians like me. After spending a day at this year’s Frieze and Frieze Masters, I’ve narrowed it down to five pieces from both exhibits that will stay with me long after the temporary tents are removed from Regent’s Park for another year.

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Teacher book recommendations for Teen Book Week

Staff Writer Allegra Albanese

In celebration of Teen Book Week, which is taking place between October 7-13, high school teachers explain their favorite books and how it changed their perspective.

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The importance of live theatre

Right before spring break, the sophomore class got on the tube for an hour and headed to Hackney to see Shakespeare’s Hamlet performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) led by Paapa Essiedu, the first black lead in an RSC production of a classic Shakespeare play. Many of my classmates entered with low expectations. Although the seats were small and uncomfortable, I was entranced. Three hours of world class actors performing one of the most intricate and complex plays in history was one of the most impactful experiences of my life.
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Stop watching the NFL

Of course “injuries are a part of the game,” but the NFL has reached a point where the preponderance of injuries suggest the game is too dangerous to be played in its current state.

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