Scorsese’s exploration into madness is nothing new, or unique. Nellie Bly’s journalistic, 10 Days in a Mad-House predates Scorsese’s film by over 100 years and bears countless thematic similarities.
In this letter, I want to express exactly what The College Contemporary is, and what value we intend on bringing to college campuses.
Unlike traditional student newspapers, we want to recruit writers and readers from schools around the country under a single publication. We believe this new model can improve student journalism at the college level.