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Interview with Joey LaVarco

Interview with Joey LaVarco

Katie Livermore August 2, 2022

Over spring break, I had the pleasure of visiting the Big Apple to see the Tony Award-winning musical Jersey Boys. In honor of the show closing this past week, I’ve interviewed one of the actors from...

Black Poets

Black Poets

Christine Castles July 25, 2022

If you went to a high school like mine, you probably also experienced a drought of diverse writers in your education. And you may still notice a similar ubiquity of white male authors in assigned readings,...

Summer Reads

Summer Reads

Maricruz Trenado-Frias July 18, 2022

As someone who always had a book in their hand growing up, I always found the perfect one each time—bringing a book to any occasion, family parties, weddings, trips to the beach, or even to curl up and...

10 Ways to Use a Journal

10 Ways to Use a Journal

Katie Livermore July 1, 2022

To all my writers, artists, readers, and poets galore; this post is for you. This is for that moment when you’re roped into the journal section and purchase yet another notebook. You might plan to “fill...

Beyond the Page: Let’s Chat with Skeleton Boy!

Tosca Ruotolo, Editor May 6, 2022

In a very fun episode of Beyond the Page, Tosca is joined by members of pop punk band Skeleton Boy! They shoot the breeze and chat about musical roots, their evolution from stripped-down acoustic sets...

Zane Russell: Wall in the Dark

Zane Russell May 4, 2022

The Garden of Glass I recall all those summers ago, summers ripe as this, seasons upon which I and my sister would prance amidst the flowering daisies of our grandparent’s oriental flat. We would...

2022 Provost Winner: Aanaa Felema (Poetry)

Aanaa Felema May 4, 2022

I’ve Stopped Trying To Make Celery Taste Good 1. I hear it in a pop song for the first time as a child— a vegetable is a vegetable and also a dead weight. I see it for myself when I’m slightly...

Beyond the Page: Let’s Vibe with Glide Divine!

Tosca Ruotolo, Editor April 29, 2022

In this episode, Tosca interviews members of Corvallis space rock band Glide Divine! Tune in as they chat about the band's roots, corvallis vs out-of-state music scenes and local inspirations! Follow...

Beyond the Page: Let’s Chat with Cartoonist Lynda Barry!

Natalie Harris and Tosca Ruotolo, Editors April 22, 2022

In this episode of Beyond the Page, Natalie and Tosca are joined by cartoonist, author, teacher and former NPR host Lynda Barry during her visit to the Oregon State campus. The three discuss what makes...

Beyond the Page: Let’s Talk Music & Gigging with Danny Shaw!

Tosca Ruotolo, Editor April 8, 2022

Danny Shaw chats about his experiences as a local musician, spanning from performances at the Oregon Country fair to dive-bar Portland gigs. Danny and Tosca give some advice to young artists, discuss the...

A bonkers musical: Interviewing Dr. Elizabeth Helman on her production of beloved Cold War rock musical, Chess

“A bonkers musical”: Interviewing Dr. Elizabeth Helman on her production of beloved Cold War rock musical, Chess

Tosca Ruotolo, Editor March 4, 2022

I had the pleasure of sitting down with Dr. Elizabeth Helman, acclaimed Director and senior instructor. Her work has been seen across Oregon and has spanned as far as St. Louis. She specializes in teaching,...

Beyond the Page: Let’s Vibe with Tosca, ANT JELLO and The Deans

Tosca Ruotolo, Editor February 23, 2022

In this episode of Beyond the Page, Tosca interviews members of beloved Corvallis bands ANT JELLO and The Deans. Vibe out with them as they chat about house show etiquette, musical inspirations, upcoming...

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