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Burg: Stop comparing the movie to the book

Madeline Burg, Columnist

November 23, 2014

I had so been hoping that “The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1” would actually open on Thanksgiving weekend in a burst of delicious food-based irony. But I think the holiday atmosphere extends backward to at least a week...

The Steam Press: Read more, stress less

Mackenzie Broderick, Blogger

February 24, 2014

Greetings, culture lovers! This weekend, I got a library card from the Evanston Public Library. It was a magical experience. Surrounded by actual, real-live people, instead of frazzled college students, I wanted to give each...

The Steam Press: Discover your literary valentine

Mackenzie Broderick, Blogger

February 10, 2014

Greetings, culture lovers! Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching, and if you’re single, with only a romance novel and chocolate for company, commence with the tears. But don’t despair just yet! The Steam Press is...

The Steam Press: Jane Austen myths, de-bunked

Mackenzie Broderick, Columnist

November 19, 2013

Greetings, culture lovers! The holidays are approaching, and before we all head off for break, the Steam Press would like to bestow a gift upon its readers — namely, the gift of knowledge as we debunk three Jane Austen myths....