Over the Garden Wall: An Unknown Worth Traveling

Patrick McHale’s critically acclaimed mini-series Over the Garden Wall is a mystifying journey through the Unknown; a place where rationality is absent and anomalies are expected. Wirt, a reserved and anxious teenager, and Greg, his younger half-brother and an embodiment of exuberance, hope to return home from the Unknown- but they haven’t a clue where they…

Opinion: A protest against today’s protest

This guest column is written by Trevor Tisdale, a junior studying political science.  Editor’s Note: Speakeasy has chosen to publish this opinion piece on behalf of its relevance, rather than its content. Our publication strives to serve as an open platform for students to voice their opinions on any matter that they feel passionate about. If…

Teens of Denial: An Undeniable Excellence

When Car Seat Headrest’s universally acclaimed indie-rock album Teens of Denial hit the market on May 20 of 2016, it solidified the band’s place as a definite frontrunner in the representation of their genre. Indie rock is an exceptionally difficult genre to describe, as it has broken away from its past meaning of ‘independent’, and…