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Lolita

A multi-layered dress of dark silk ruffles and satin bows bury Andi Hernandez’s petite body. Voluminous, luscious locks of light auburn hair coil down her velvety corset. Tucked under her corset is a shiny blouse, complete with long, wavy sleeves. Raven-black billowy petticoats gather at her waist and form a bell-shape silhouette. The sharp heels of her knee-high, military-style stiletto boots snap on pavement.

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Kickstart Your Art

Written by Leigh Walker @leighwalker It’s another day at Calen Perkins and Andrzej “Zej” Kozlowski’s home recording studio in San Francisco….

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From Vandals to Artists

Written by Natalia Vaskez Photo by Samantha Battles @nataliavaskez “It’s an entirely selfish art form, obstructing public spaces just to leave…

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Mixed Martial Arts (MMA)

Written by Ivanna Quiroz Photos by Godofredo Vasquez @ivanna_quiroz  Ten minutes until face off and the brown wooden benches of the Kezar…

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Hello world!

Welcome to XPress Test Sites. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!

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Hunger in the Horn

By Tamerra Griffin A brief scroll down any notable news outlet’s web page will yield the latest from the turbulent political…

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The Mission’s Day of the Dead tradition reminds the crowd to cherish the best of times.

By Victor Rodriguez Photos by Cindy Waters Amid the penetrating smells of the burning incense, the parade is underway with dancers…

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San Francisco’s Central Subway

By Chris Torres Photos by Hang Chen It’s twenty after eleven on Tuesday morning in Chinatown.  People browse storefronts, trudge up…

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Helping Youth Reach Their Full Potential

By Victor Rodreguez Photos by Eric Verduzco She sits cross-legged, runs her hands through her black hair and smiles between each…

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The Dangers of Smart Pills

By Ivanna Quiroz Cartoon by Gregory Moreno Twenty one year old Suzanne* is your average SF State student. She goes to…

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California’s Green Medicine

By Ashley Aires Photographs by Gil Riego (Special to Xpress) With the return of the school year at SF State,…

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Making the cover of Xpress

Xpress has often taken a single photo approach to create the cover for the magazine. This semester, Julio Cortez helped design…

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