This past Saturday I found myself in a familiar place: the Schow Science Library. Only this time, after reaching critical mass, the frenzied motion I was studying wasn’t in a glass beaker.
“On display” seems almost too passive of a phrase for the interactive exhibit The Field is the World: Williams, Hawai’i and Material Histories in the Making, a collaboration between the Williamstown Historical Museum, Special Collections and the Biology Department at the Wil-liams College Museum of Art (WCMA). The exhibit will be open through Jan.
Crystal Moselle’s Skate Kitchen veers sharply off the path of romantic comedies. It ditches type-casting in favor of a documentary and coming-of-age hybrid for an in-depth look at women in skater subculture.