I just drank a glass of eggnog without realizing it expired, my cat is chewing the Christmas tree, and my five-year-old, Ellis, just shoved a candy cane up his nose. Happy fucking holidays. I always thought that when I had children,...
I’m going to embarrass a friend. Actually, I’m going to embarrass three. Here are three shows on Trent Radio 92.7 FM right now that I think deserve a bit of attention. This week we’re doing “Wednesdays”. “Speculating Canada”: Wednesdays 16:00-17:00h....
It’s interesting to apply theory to film, right? In my previous article I made clear the universal connection that Hollywood and myth have with Joseph Campbell’s archetypes (the “monomyth”). Likewise, the 22 “Major Arcana” from the Builders Of The...
I didn’t think I’d make it up the hill. There’s a lot of talk of figurative hills in life, but this was an actual one. The hill on London St. heading to Trail campus had turned into an icy slope...
The Trent Writer’s Society, which holds weekly meetings on campus on Thursday evenings, have put out a call for submissions asking people to submit for their first anthology. According to co-founder Bianca Nucaro, “The anthology will be a collection of...
Local metal band Mokomokai has been making building a reputation for themselves throughout Peterborough with their brazen ‘70s style of heavy music  and by consistently packing fans into downtown venues. Now they are getting set to melt faces on...
In recent years, the Canadian theatre scene has seen a budding trend towards creating experiences that seek to create a more inclusive environment for show-goers of all stripes. Relaxed performances – sometimes referred to “sensory-friendly performances” – were originally...
Martin Scorsese’s critically acclaimed film Taxi Driver centres around protagonist Travis Bickle (Robert DeNiro), an honourably discharged U.S. marine that suffers from chronic insomnia, loneliness and depression. Upon his return to New York, Travis finds refuge and initial solace...
The Peterborough Poetry Collective and Rainbow Youth hosted a Rainbow Slam for Pride Week, Thursday, September 26. The slam was a great show of talent, pride, and spoken word. The Spill was absolutely packed with participants and voyeurs to...