Catching Fire

And thus the shaman awakens coming forward through the ashes the light she brings cackling and howling unto the nights sky she awakens the dawn the light within Her body torn ravaged and aching her hair wild as the wind she steps forward once more Into her rightful...

The Arts: Weak

A futile exhibition Coffee grounds pressed into tar stains Through the same filter used yesterday A gnawing, clawed hand Rips clump after clump of Neutered hair The budget cuts have stated That one of you must go There is 1 bullet in the gun Take turns The bull crashes Through...

Arts Week Feature

The works featured below are the pieces we chose to include in our arts week centerfold.       The pieces above are by Trent alumna Laura Evans. To view and purchase her art please visit http://www.lauraevansartanddesign.com. Her work can also be found...
We keep surprising ourselves with how well we work under pressure. Sometimes we are only working when deadlines are threatening and that is when it’s bad, real bad. You are working under pressure because you suck at managing your...
Walking into a beauty supply store in the hood is like walking into a parallel universe. Cheap bright lipsticks grab your eye immediately. Hair hangs from the ceiling. There is abundant hair dye, cheap gold jewelry, and every hair...
The ReFrame Film Festival has a simple and direct mission statement. “To build strong, sustainable, and engaged community audiences for film and art that explore and document issues of human rights and social justice, from the local to the global;...
It’s impossible to know what to expect when entering a Perkolator show for the first time. As is the case with any improvised musical performance, how each set will transpire is dependent on a multitude of factors, including the...
“In every man’s life, there are moments that live forever, and lines that should never be crossed.” -Trailer for A Man Apart “This is not revenge, it’s punishment.” -Trailer for Punisher “I’m gonna go get her, anyone who gets in my way, anyone...
The small city of Peterborough, Ontario is one of a kind. It’s a thriving student city with a culture based on unity and community living. Peterborough can also be seen as a metaphor; an artwork that is undeniably underrated....
On January 26th, Junction hosted the Trent Fashion Society’s Timeless Runway Show. It was a 19+ event, where local stores had an opportunity to display their products as attendees mingled. This was a show put on to encourage the...