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‘Lore Olympus’ retells a classic Greek myth

‘Lore Olympus’ retells a classic Greek myth

Darrian Breedlove, Opinion Editor

November 6, 2018


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Modern retellings of Greek mythology never fail to be entertaining. In the webtoon “Lore Olympus” created by Rachel Smythe, Greek mythology mixes with modern day culture to retell the classic story of Hades and Persephone. In the webtoon, Hades is the ruler of the Underworld and the only one of ...

“Hadestown” making its way to Broadway

“Hadestown” making its way to Broadway

Emma Corry, Staff Writer

September 11, 2018


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Every once and a while, there’s a new piece of media that takes an old concept and turns it on its head. It uses that old concept to reflect many of the fears and desires felt by the people of today. In 2010, Anaïs Mitchell released a concept album called “Hadestown.” The album was a folk ...

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