Retrograde has explored the past, the present, and the future over the past year. Here’s our take on the sometimes awkward yet sometimes good transitions between these phases that we all have to go through: coming of age. Coming of age has been written about and portrayed in the media in a way in which many of its nuances have been ignored.
This issue is close to our Editorial Board’s collective heart, as we’re all wrapping up high school and moving on to the next phase of our life. The end of high school marks a kind of abrupt, artificially imposed end to the process of coming of age. We hoped that this issue would let us explore where we’re going and what we’ve been through in the past few years. Grab a copy below.