What do the Power Rangers, Superman and ancient humans have in common? UBC linguist Christine Schreyer
“They might start out as fans of whatever the media is, but they fall in love with the language. The community forums are often so welcoming, so more than being a fan of a show people self-identify as being fans of the language.”
For marginalized students on campus, navigating the greek system comes with ups and downs
For marginalized folks — people of colour, the queer community and disabled people — finding spaces within larger institutions can be complex. fraternities and sororities are no exception, and these organizations present their own unique issues.
When the cast and crew of She Kills Monsters met for the first time, they were not themselves. With the help of five dungeon masters and two pounds of multi-sided dice, they became paladins, mages and heroes in the fantastical world of Dungeons and Dragons (D&D).
The Ubyssey is only as good as the writers who take their time to put out content, and we need more voices. We need new voices. We need diverse voices. We need your voice.
Bridget edits academic, journalism, fiction and non-fiction pieces.
Heritage and Multimedia in Africa
In a world where new technologies are being developed at a dizzying pace, how can we best approach oral genres that represent heritage? Taking an innovative and interdisciplinary approach, this volume explores the idea of sharing as a model to construct and disseminate the knowledge of literary heritage with the people who are represented by and in it.
The issue includes the findings of “Everyday Religion and Sustainable Environments in the Himalaya (ERSEH).” Coordinated through The New School’s India China Institute (ICI), the ERSEH program was designed to harness the institute’s track record of collaborative research by focusing on context-specific religious understandings of environmental discourse and action.
All articles published in Culture from April 23, 2018 — April 16, 2019 were under my editorship
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