Devin Mainville

Devin is writer across many mediums and hopes to cover many more in her career. She has written for various school papers and had an essay about Studs Terkel published in a special section of the Columbia Chronicle. She wrote a one act play that was work shopped and asked to be expanded by Rockford theater company Artist's Ensemble. She began pursuing a career in journalism, but was frustrated by the unbiased views required in that industry. She is now majoring in Television: Writing and Producing at Columbia College Chicago so that someday soon she can force her aesthetics and opinions on the world. To check out some of these opinions, check out her blog at

Blogs // 61 Articles

'Breakfast at Tiffany's': Page vs. Screen | 9 Mar 2012 // 12:30 AM

The movie is a classic, but so is the book it is based on. Which one is the ultimate expression of Holly Golightly?

'Degrassi': The Guilty Pleasure of a Generation | 10 Jun 2011 // 3:00 AM

As it enters its 400th (or 11th) season, Degrassi: The Next Generation has clearly discovered the secret for success are equal parts addicting and guilty pleasure.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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