Tuesday, April 25

A Taste for Adventure: Escargot defies expectations with melt-in-mouth texture

The escargot provençale at Soleil Westwood features six de-shelled snails cooked in a butter garlic sauce for $11. (Angelina Ruiz/Daily Bruin)

The escargot provençale at Soleil Westwood features six de-shelled snails cooked in a butter garlic sauce for $11. (Angelina Ruiz/Daily Bruin)

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Los Angeles brings together cultures and cuisine from all around the world. The city’s markets and restaurants offer menus that may be a little different from the typical dining hall menu.


Cory Wong takes pictures along with UCLA's photography club, though he has not attended UCLA. (MacKenzie Coffman/Daily Bruin)
Cory Wong takes pictures along with UCLA's photography club, though he has not attended UCLA. (MacKenzie Coffman/Daily Bruin)

First-year music student Will Stevens discovered his passion for the oboe in seventh grade. (Emma Skinner/Daily Bruin)
First-year music student Will Stevens discovered his passion for the oboe in seventh grade. (Emma Skinner/Daily Bruin)

UCLA alumna Marta Savina directed a film based on the true story of Franca Viola, an Italian woman who refused to marry her rapist.  She learned about Viola's story in a bookstore in Florence, Italy. (Miriam Bribiesca/Photo editor)

UCLA alumna premieres film shining light on story of Franca Viola

Marta Savina was browsing through a bookstore in Florence, Italy, when she came across the story of Franca Viola. The UCLA directing alumna picked up a book about women who changed history – a subject that already interested her – and randomly opened it to the story of Viola, a Sicilian woman who was the first Italian woman to refuse what was called a “reparatory marriage” to her rapist, even though such marriages often took place in 20th-century Italy. Read more...

UCLA alumna Marta Savina directed a film based on the true story of Franca Viola, an Italian woman who refused to marry her rapist.  She learned about Viola's story in a bookstore in Florence, Italy. (Miriam Bribiesca/Photo editor)

(Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin)
(Max Himmelrich/Daily Bruin)

(Miriam Bribiesca/Photo editor)
(Miriam Bribiesca/Photo editor)

Indie-rock band Whitney consists of former Smith Westerns band members Max Kakacek and Julien Ehrlich (pictured). (Hannah Burnett/Daily Bruin)

Concert review: Whitney

Asking someone to prom in the middle of a concert is the best time to do it. At Whitney’s concert Thursday night, a high schooler climbed onstage at the El Rey Theatre with a poster and a bouquet of yellow flowers to ask his fellow classmate to prom. Read more...

Indie-rock band Whitney consists of former Smith Westerns band members Max Kakacek and Julien Ehrlich (pictured). (Hannah Burnett/Daily Bruin)


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