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“roy lichtenstein at the tate modern?!”

March 23, 2013

Roy Lichtenstein’s retrospective, which opened in London earlier this month, has been met with critical acclaim and hour-long queues. CULTURE EDITOR SHAHID MAHDI visited the exhibition to examine the hype surrounding this iconic pop ...

Curing the cognitive cramp

March 23, 2013

SHAHID MAHDI CULTURE EDITOR We have a strictly academic alter-ego. It is the weary-eyed version of ourselves that highlights AP study books and drags our forlorn souls to school every morning, tearfully aware of the fact that...

Discussing the Beauty of Harkness

February 6, 2013

SHAHID MAHDI CULTURE EDITOR The Harkness method is undoubtedly one of the most effective, enriching and all-encompassing learning tools available at this school. Although the system may take some adjusting to, English clas...

Behind the screen

December 16, 2012

MINA OMAR FEATURES EDITOR SHAHID MAHDI CULTURE EDITOR ASL Compliments was first started with the intention of bettering what the creators called “ASL’s hostile environment.” The founders of the page believed tha...

Join the debate

November 12, 2012