Category: Features

SRC President on David Moscrop’s Too Dumb for Democracy? reading

Last week I attended one of the many events that the Lorenzo Society holds each year: a reading by David Moscrop, the author of Too Dumb for Democracy? (2019). Like all Lorenzo Society events that I have attended, the author was extremely engaging and the conversation he led really made you think about your own…

David Sedaris Tickles Reader’s Funny Bone with Truthful Tales in Calypso (Review)

Renowned comedian David Sedaris, author of Naked (1997) and Me Talk Pretty One Day (2000), is back and better than ever in Calypso, his humorous and heartfelt memoir published in 2018. What truly sets Calypso apart from so many memoirs on the market today, be they comedic or agonizingly serious, is that his story and…

Bird Box: an International Phenomenon – but is it Good? (Feature)

Bird Box is a suspenseful, horrifying thriller that keeps you on the edge of your seat. I was immediately captivated by the story from the very first page, and I could not resist reading this entire book in one sitting. We are introduced to Malorie, a mother of two young children, who will do whatever…