Rachael Clemmons Dossier Design Editor
Celebrities favor self-promotion over music production
Celebrities are taking over the world. The evening news is rife with the latest on Nicole Richie’s pregnancy and Britney Spears’s daily train wreck of a life. Celebrity bloggers like Perez Hilton are infamous. Celebrities are going into other countries and adopting their children to save lives. Oh and, yes, while Bono and Madonna make attempts toward world peace, they would like you to wear pieces...Forum | November 12, 2007
J.K. Rowling’s late outing of Dumbledore promotes tolerance
Ever since the release of the final novel in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, author J.K. Rowling has been touring basically every country possible to talk about the book. And she’s been giving out a ridiculous amount of information, information that should have been included in the seventh book.Forum | October 29, 2007
University Lecture Series: Raj Reddy. Adamson Wing, Baker Hall 136A. 4:30 p.m.
Printing & Etching Techniques. Pittsburgh Center for the Arts. 6:30 p.m.
Paolo Nutini. Mr. Small’s Theatre & Funhouse. 7 p.m.
Poet Dawn Lundy Martin. Joseph-Beth Booksellers, SouthSide Works. 7 p.m.
TUESDAY10.09.07Pillbox | October 8, 2007
MONDAY10.01.07Pillbox | October 1, 2007
Mark Ronson, Version
In the midst of illustrious hip-hop producers with elaborate, hard-hitting beats, there’s Mark Ronson, often only accompanied by his guitar or his turntables, instead of hype men and machine-made beats. And with his second album, a compilation of covers aptly named Version, there’s no mistaking him for Timbaland or Kanye.Pillbox | October 1, 2007