Upper-year students at Mount Allison reflect on the most impactful literature they have engaged with There’s nothing like that feeling you get when you finish a book, close it, and are overcome with a burning desire for more. Literature moves us in different ways, and some books speak to us more than others. Unfortunately, the […]

Mount Allison English students reflect on their spooky experiences with studying horror As if the current state of the world isn’t scary enough, horror novels, TV shows and movies are highly sought-after forms of entertainment. Watching a horror flick is a way of getting your adrenaline pumping in the safety of your own home. This […]

Mount Allison bachelor of arts students weigh in on the discussion surrounding the pros and cons of taking a gap year It’s that time of year again. The latest batch of Mount Allison grads are preparing to embark on the next chapter of their lives. Cap and gown photos are being taken, trips are being […]

‘You’ sparks interesting discussions on privacy and dating culture. Netflix has become the hub for go-to binge-worthy TV shows. While they don’t hit the mark with every series, the platform brought fame to shows like Orange is the New Black, Riverdale, and Stranger Things. Recently a new psychological thriller has joined the ranks. You, originally […]

Unpacking the role of the literary canon in English studies Bookworms everywhere will agree that literature shapes us into the people that we are, from picture books to the novels that fill our shelves today. While everyone’s taste in books may differ, it is likely that our libraries are more similar than we realize. In […]

Mt. A students discuss the films that have received Oscar buzz this year There has been no shortage of buildup for one of Hollywood’s most anticipated events of the year. Few can resist the temptation to tune into the Academy Awards and contribute to the banter about who will win and what cringe-worthy moment will […]

The 76th annual Golden Globe Awards summed up Attention, fellow movie and TV show buffs. Not so fast! While you might have a desire to forget about 2018 and bask in the newness that this year has to offer, there is still some unfinished business that needs to be addressed. That’s right, I am talking […]

The annual cult classic ‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’ took over the Vogue Theatre on Friday night, and transformed it into “transsexual Transylvania” On a blustery Friday night, the eager Transylvanians of Sackville ventured out to see the infamous cult classic Rocky Horror Picture Show at the Vogue Theatre. The theatre-goers were decked out in red […]