Graphic Novels to Get Into

If the words “comic book” still conjure images of hulking heroes and masked villains, then you aren’t reading enough comics. Graphic novels are serious literature. Don’t think so? You are sorely mistaken and se...
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Life Explained in 272 Pages

Life is messy, people can suck, problems are hard, and sex is fun. These simple truths more or less describe what it’s like to be a human being — at least, that’s what the book How to Be a Person: The Stran...
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Selling Art and Filling Tummies

Tonight’s, September 6, art show at indi go Artist Co-Op is about more than listening to live music and buying new wall decorations; it’s about feeding empty tummies. FACET (Friends Against Children’s Empt...
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DIY: The T-Skirt

A good mini-skirt is hard to beat. It’s simple, versatile, comfortable and flirty all at once. It’s also incredibly easy to make. All you need is an old t-shirt and some simple sewing supplies to make your own ...
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The first-ever Y.A.M.M. Festival

The Independent Media Center will be hosting the first ever Youth Arts Music and Media (Y.A.M.M.) Festival at its downtown Urbana facility. The one day event is for kids ages 13-18 and will include a variety of...