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REVIEW: Victor Frankenstein

REVIEW: Victor Frankenstein

Victor Frankenstein recently released on RedBox and Netflix. I decided to rent it on a whim, but mostly because I had a free rental coupon. I’d seen the trailers back in November and couldn’t decide if I wanted to see [...]

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On Our List: April 2016

On Our List: April 2016

Since April 20 is the UN's Chinese Language Day, I decided to finally commit to reading the US release of Chinese science fiction superstar Cixin Liu's novel The Three-Body Problem. Following the story of Chinese scientists involved with a secret [...]

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REVIEW: Personal Effects

REVIEW: Personal Effects

“Embrace the suck.” That’s the motto that Matt and his older brother T.J. apply to their family, and with good reason. After their mother suffered a mental breakdown and eventually killed herself, they’re left with their father, an ex-military vet who [...]

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REVIEW: Girl in Dior

REVIEW: Girl in Dior

For the first time, I found myself inside the enchanted world of high fashion. —Clara Nohant, Girl in Dior I have designed flower women. —Christian Dior, on his collection Corolle/New Look What fashion aficionado wouldn’t want a dinner with Christian Dior? Any self-respecting fashionista would [...]

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Girls in Capes Recommends: Spring 2016 Anime

Girls in Capes Recommends: Spring 2016 Anime

Warmer weather, cherry blossoms, picnics—it's springtime, which also means a new season of anime! Most people get excited about the transition from winter to summer, but for me, spring has always meant an increase in seasonal allergies, lots of rain, and [...]

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