The Paisano

Getting started with cosplay


Seren Regalado

September 19, 2018

The last article I wrote was about coming out as a cosplayer, so I figured this one should be about the creative process of finding and making a costume. The process can be very tedious, and having a short guide may be of use to all of you future cosplayers out there. While it may look and feel daunting...

Costumes in the closet

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Seren Regalado

September 6, 2018

To my peers: I have not been truly honest about my identity and who I am as a person. I have something that I have been hiding for fear of judgement from those I hold dear. I can no longer contain this and must share my true feelings. To the University of Texas at San Antonio community, I, Seren Taj...

Comic books in college

Comic books in college

Jesus Nieves

March 2, 2017

Comic books have become part of popular culture in recent years but this passion and excitement for these genres have been a part of me since I was a kid. My first interest with superheroes was when my parents took to see the first Spiderman movie. It was amazing to see this action, story, and amazing...