This hat is ridiculous. Wandering around Front Square in gowns; well done Trinity, fighting the stereotype since 1592. Right now, embarrassment is the overriding emotion. It’s nerve-wracking, filing up the steps in front of all these people (trying not to trip on this fucking gown and mill myself on the way). Paraded like a show-dog […]
Naoise Dolan outlines some insights on life for the Roma in Ireland.
Louis Strange explores the interaction between class and sport.
While Halloween may be over, the yearly parade of fancy dress deemed offensive, derogatory and provocative is sure to be repeated next year. In the lead up to Halloween, a woman searching for a conveniently ready made costume may be hard pressed to find one with a skirt providing more coverage than a napkin. Of course […]
If men who feel oppressed by their gender really wanted to change this, they would support feminism, argues Conor Scully.
To all the ass-grabbers, the boob-grazers, the ones who undress me with their eyes: I hate you. I hate you for what you have forced me to become.
It feels like sex hangs on a balance between passion and performance that must be maintained – and I’ve never been comfortable with performance.
It’s crazy how lonely one can feel in a city full of people. Even though I haven’t travelled as far as, say, the international students, I still feel a real sense of isolation every morning. Being the first in my family to go to college, I was completely unprepared for everything that was about to […]
Naoise Dolan braves a weekend away without cellular assistance.
Exchange student Alex Trant reports on Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s address at her host university.