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sincerity vs authenticity

Sincerity vs. Authenticity: September 2019

From Greta Thunberg to the Teletubbies, how did this last month measure up?
Laia Garcia-Furtado
10.6.19
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Facetune And The Self

Are social media filters creating impossible standards or helping us see our true selves?
Devan Diaz
9.29.19
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Looking for Something Warm

Alissa Bennett meditates on our collective obsession with Marilyn Monroe and the objects she left behind.
Alissa Bennett
8.29.19
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Clash of the Blondes: The Actual Greatest VMA Moment of All Time

"Courtney Love's in dire need of attention right now."
Laia Garcia-Furtado
8.23.19
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The Allure of the Baby Celebrity

Chasing the high of seeing our faves become famous right in front of our eyes might be this generation's favorite pastime.
Eleanor Laurence
8.20.19
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10 of Toni Morrison's Most Powerful Quotes

The Nobel-winning author passed away this week at the age of 88.
Emma Specter
8.6.19
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Bigger Than Before

The Year 2019 Continues To Be Bigger Than Before.
Laia Garcia-Furtado
7.30.19
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The Exquisite Ekphrasis of 'Love Island'

Recently, two prestige TV shows have featured characters bingeing the British hit. But what, precisely, makes it different than other reality shows?
Emma Specter
7.30.19
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How 'Orange is the New Black' Dressed Its Final Season

The show's costume designer, Jenn Rogien, discusses giving the show's seventh season a sartorial direction.
Emma Specter
7.29.19
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An Interview with Los Espookys' Costume Designer Muriel Parra

The HBO show has some of the best unfashion-fashion moments on television.
Laia Garcia-Furtado
7.24.19
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Is The Dark Underbelly of Female Friendship Officially A Genre?

Lauren Mechling's new novel 'How Could She?' and Whit Stillman’s 1998 film 'The Last Days of Disco' can be read as friendship guidebooks.
Tatum Dooley
7.5.19
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Harmony Korine Is Totally Mainstream And Totally Subversive

The artist and director talks about his new film 'The Beach Bum' and exhibition 'Young Twitchy.'
Scott Indrisek
3.14.19
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