Essays

 

The 10 best places to escape the heatwave this week in Paris

This story was published in the 3 July 2018 issue of Paris Expatriates.


Reed students create DIY booking collectives, bring bands to campus

This story was originally published in the 9 September 2016 issue of the The Reed College Quest.


Frank Ocean vs. the world

This story was published in the 4 August 2016 issue of The Daily Californian.


On growing up poor and the importance of Hamilton

This story was published in the 15 July 2016 issue of The Daily Californian.


MC Novelist paves way for political grime at Born & Bred

This story was published in the 24 June 2016 issue of The Daily Californian.


London festivals showcase best, brightest of U.K. music scene

This story was published in the 26 May 2016 issue of The Daily Californian.


Other people’s stories and, eventually, our own: remembering Louise Rennison

This story was originally published in the 4 March 2016 issue of The Reed College Quest.


Hats: The Blue Nile

This story was published in the 20 October 2015 issue of Modern Sound Magazine.


Iced coffee in Croatia

This story was published in the 11 August 2015 issue of The Daily Californian.


Exploring Central Europe: Slovenia week 2

This story was published in the 4 August 2015 issue of The Daily Californian.


POW! opens for Thee Oh Sees during 3-night residency at The Chapel

This story was published in the 16 July 2015 issue of The Daily Californian.


Australian surfing film shines light on resilience, triumph

This story was published in the 27 August 2014 issue of The Daily Californian.


Rich Hill is a beautiful look at a condition that’s inherently very ugly

This story was published in the 20 August 2014 issue of The Daily Californian.


What If funny and sweet but culturally stereotyped

This story was published in the 10 August 2014 issue of The Daily Californian.


A Most Wanted Man sets the bar for tense spy thrillers

This story was published in the 29 July 2014 issue of The Daily Californian.


Kate Nash fights for feminism on ‘Girl Talk’ tour

This story was published in the 31 May 2013 issue of The Daily Californian.


Applauding abusers: sexual violence and the problem of the “Golden Man”

This story was originally published in the 3 March 2017 issue of The Reed College Quest.


The Boatman’s Call, nineteen years on

This story was originally published in the 2 September 2016 issue of The Reed College Quest.


Right there with you: Outside Lands 2016

This story was published in the 11 August 2016 issue of The Daily Californian.


Tale as old as time does not stand test of time in SHN’S Beauty and the Beast

This story was published in the 7 July 2016 issue of The Daily Californian.


The Daily Californian reports from Bristol, England’s Love Saves the Day

This story was published in the 2 June 2016 issue of The Daily Californian.


Madrid indie band Hinds takes Portland by storm

This story was originally published in the 15 April 2016 issue of The Reed College Quest.


Punking gender

This story was published in the 10 February 2016 issue of Phaser.


Cultural appropriation is not OK

This story was published in the 31st October 2015 issue of Cherwell.


The only woman in the room

This story was published in the 31 August 2015 issue of The Daily Californian.


Slovenian supper

This story was published in the 30 July 2015 issue of The Daily Californian.


Tame Impala’s Currents is danceable, deep

This story was published in the 20 July 2015 issue of The Daily Californian.


A taste of punk rock at Burger Boogaloo

This story was published in the 9 July 2015 issue of The Daily Californian.


From Red to Black analyzes truth, race and identity in crime setting

This story was published in the 21 August 2014 issue of The Daily Californian.


Frank explores the reality of #livingthedream in a nearly famous band

This story was published in the 14 August 2014 issue of The Daily Californian.


Bay Area Playwright Festival on the cutting edge of American theater

This story was co-written with Anne Ferguson and Jennifer Wong, and published in the 30 July 2014 issue of The Daily Californian.


I Origins explores link between human soul and human eye

This story was published in the 24 July 2014 issue of The Daily Californian.