Tag : Religious

Controversy over announcement of 2018’s Met Gala theme

10 months ago / 0 comments

Although it feels as though the 2017 Met Gala has barely been and gone, the Costume Institute have recently announced the event’s 2018 theme as Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination. Unsurprisingly, the religious direction of the theme generated headlines that immediately commented on how controversial it is. And, … Read More

Easter: a commercial eggs-travaganza?

3 years ago / 0 comments

Heralding the start of spring, Easter is a Christian festival and well-observed tradition across the world. The Gryphon investigates the origins of Easter and reflects upon its role in today’s society. For many people, Easter is synonymous with an abundance of chocolate eggs, herds of Lindt gold bunnies, and hot … Read More