December 2017 // 2017 Reflections

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A Novel Revisited: Pride and Prejudice

By Kaye Rhoads It is a truth universally acknowledged that Pride and Prejudice is one of Jane Austen’s most widely read novels. I read the novel for the firs...

4/20/2017

When Donald Trump took office in January 2017, we knew we were up for a rocky year. Despite the constant political turmoil, fake news and deep divide between th...

The Great Oracle Kylie Jenner Lives On

When the Great Oracle Kylie Jenner said,  "I feel like this year is really about, like, the year of just realizing stuff,” we all laughed it off. I’m pretty sur...

The Rutgers Review’s Favorite Albums of 2017

For our 2017 Reflections we asked our contributors to write a little bit about their favorite albums from the past year. Here are their choices. Lorde - Melodr...

MOST DISAPPOINTING GAME OF 2017: Its-a Meee..

In 2017, we pushed the boundaries of console gaming with sensational new next-gen VR technology, propelling us that much further toward that Sword Art Online re...

Dear Tom Petty

Dear Tom Petty, You are the voice of my parents’ generation. You are the face of rock ’n’ roll. You have left us too soon. My father is the embodiment of ...

Still Snotty: Dead Boys Live in Concert

2017 marks the 40th anniversary of the Dead Boys’ debut album Young, Loud, and Snotty. In its honor, Johnny Blitz and Cheetah Chrome resurrected the group with ...

Children’s Book Lessons in 2017

I was having a conversation with a friend the other day reminiscing on all of the books we read as children. A majority of people in our generation have grown u...