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The Stories Behind the Sound: DJs at Harvard

The Crimson talks to some of the DJs who set the tone for Harvard's music scene.

Music

Ten Years After ‘Riot,’ Paramore Pops Back at Boston Opera House

The younger audience proved that the classic Noughties rock band’s foray into poppier climes with their newest album “After Laughter” is garnering them new, enthusiastic followers.

Jhené Aiko Takes Us on a ‘Trip’

Aiko—a master storyteller—refuses to spare her listeners any of the raw details of her long, drug-fueled journey to self-realization.

On Campus

Boston Area Museum Directors Discuss Civic Institutions at Radcliffe

“The Museum, the City, and the University,” a panel discussion between local art museum directors, sought to explore how museums, universities, and cities come together to generate a broader sense of civic engagement.

MFA Opens Fall Slate of Exhibitions

From the juncture between “Seeking Stillness” and its neighboring exhibition “Mark Rothko: Reflection,” Jonas’s installation is also within view; Saywell recommended that viewers stand in this spot to take in painting, sculpture, and video stemming from nature.

Film

'The Florida Project': Powerful and Moving

Directed by Sean Baker, who shot his critically acclaimed last film “Tangerine” on three iPhones, and produced by A24, the studio behind “Moonlight,” “The Florida Project” follows the life of 6-year-old Moonee (Brooklynn Prince) at the Magic Castle, a motel located outside of Disneyworld.

‘The Meyerowitz Stories’ Worth Learning to Pronounce

Noah Baumbach’s “The Meyerowitz Stories (New and Selected),” starring Adam Sandler and Ben Stiller, is like a pair of Crocs: unapologetically comedic from the outside, but profoundly comforting to anyone who would just give them a chance.

Books

‘The Burning Girl:’ A Fresh Adaptation of a Bildungsroman

In this coming-of-age novel, Messud strikes the perfect balance between discussing the gracelessness of middle school and keeping the narrative from perpetual awkwardness.

‘The Hunting Accident,’ a Haunting Look at Father-Son Relationships

Illustrations in “The Hunting Accident” go far beyond the standard rectangular panels popular in comic books and graphic novels.

Arts

Out of Place in Oxbridge

Even if the initial response to seeing a woman on the lawn, at the podium, or in a doctor’s coat is one of surprise, that moment leads us to face the assumptions we have.

Arts

Music Video Breakdown: ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ by Taylor Swift

To a listener with eyes, its music video asks the undeniably important question: Why don’t we take Swift seriously as an artist?

Arts

Music Video Breakdown: ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ by Taylor Swift

It’s exactly like another famous Taylor music video, “You Belong with Me,” but instead of pining after a cute boy, she’s plotting his murder and instead of pajamas, she’s wearing leather and fishnet stockings.

Arts

As Seen on the Small Screen: ‘Lucky Number Slevin’

What is not open to debate is the sheer genius with which the film’s unpredictable and exquisite plot twist is set up and executed.

Dance

José Mateo Ballet’s “Assault on the Senses” Blends Vigor With Grace

José Mateo Ballet Theatre’s October series, “Assault on the Senses,” is not as bone-rattling as the title would suggest, but the three ballets included are both haunting and illuminated with moments of passion.

Arts

Music Video Breakdown: ‘Praying’ by Kesha

Columns

Hearing the Pathway

Theater

'The Curvy Widow': Inspiration for Every Mid-Life Crisis

Arts

The Lazy Comedy of Exaggeration in ‘Vice Principals’

Music

St. Vincent Lays Bare in ‘Masseduction’

Arts

‘Black-ish’ Is Not Backing Down

Issues of race are threaded carefully and delicately throughout the show’s history. Season Four, so far, proves no different.

Arts

‘Neo Yokio’: When Tweets Become TV

The main purpose of “Neo Yokio” is to provide charming witticisms to briefly chuckle about—but unfortunately, only to an audience that doesn’t extend far beyond Koenig’s Twitter fan base.

Arts

Top Five: Historical Dramas

Perhaps the most relevant show on this list in the face of current events is “The Americans.”

Arts

As Seen on the Small Screen: ‘Scrubs’

This combination of good and bad character traits result in the protagonists of “Scrubs” being three-dimensional and, thus, lovable.

Arts

Six Years Later, “Curb Your Enthusiasm” is as Absurd and Hysterical As Ever

After a six-year hiatus, comedian Larry David is back to playing his best role: himself.

Theater

No Impulse Purchases Here with ‘Next Customer Please’

Books

Orhan Pamuk Reveals Inspiration Behind New Book

Film

‘Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent’ Sumptuous and Delicious

Arts

Dion’s ICA Show Mourns Humans’ Impact on Nature

Arts

‘Fresh Off the Boat’ is Kind of Corny, But Rightfully So