The Independent

‘Portrait of a Lady on Fire’

Jonathan Lee, Writer

March 10, 2020

“Portrait of a Lady on Fire” is an underrated offering released during the most recent season of cinema. Though it is not a bombastic action film like the Marvel superhero productions or a tense thriller like the Oscar-winning “Parasite,” this tale of love between two women set in 18th-century France is more subtle and intim...

Five Love Stories That Don’t Suck

Robert Kukla, Arts & Life Editor

February 14, 2019

In spirit of Valentine’s Day, here are five love stories with more substance than just being a fluffy romance or a hot and steamy story. In other words, these are my top five love stories that don’t suck. In no particular order Simon vs the Homosapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli. This does have a cute fluffy romanc...

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