Homecoming ’19: Hippie vs. Hipster Day [MUSE]


Grace Xu and Shruthi Ravichandran

It’s Day 2 of Homecoming week, and today, it’s the battle between the hippies and the hipsters. From the psychedelic paisley patterns of the ’60s to the obsession with thick-framed Warby-Parker glasses and mustaches, here are our top picks celebrating Hippie vs. Hipster Day.

Book: As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner 

Song: Do I Wanna Know? by the Arctic Monkeys 

Movie: Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery 

TV Show: Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!


On this blog, Shruthi Ravichandran and Grace Xu provide curations of all types of arts and media, from TV shows to music to novels and even YouTubers. On top of mood-oriented playlists, there’s also the occasional rant-filled review. They hope readers will always leave with a new piece of media to muse over. Click here to read more from MUSE.