Meredith S. Steuer

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My junior year English teacher, a Cambridge-educated Ph.D., once told my British literature class that “Ludacris is a genius. He’s

Festival Displays Palestinian Films

In one of the first scenes of “The Roof,” directed by Kamal Aljafari, the camera pans slowly over an unfinished

New Rivers Flow in Ol' Welty

Eudora Welty’s stories rank among my favorite works that I read in my high school English class, partially out of

Martha Wainwright

In “Bleeding All Over You,” the first track on Martha Wainwright’s new album “I Know You’re Married But I’ve Got

Deep-ish Thoughts

I once read a study of what different cultures found funny. The author claimed that Brits love puns and the

The Heavy

It’s not a new thing—quintessentially American types of music migrate to England and come back sexier and more palatable. Co-ed

The Brian Jonestown Massacre

The Brian Jonestown Massacre (BJM) knows its rock and isn’t afraid to reference. Their second album was entitled “Their Satanic

'Love' Blends Old With New

“The intersection of war and love is a strange place,” says the narrator of “Love Marriage,” the debut novel of