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The Odyssey Magazine of the Arts is a student publication of

Lake-Sumter State College

I have basically reached superhero fatigue. I don’t watch new Marvel or DC movies because I’m terribly gripped by the story, although some characters are dear to me by now. I watch because most of my friends will have watched and I like being able to talk about them. T...

October 17, 2018

LSSC Children's Theatre program presents Alice in Wonderland this week to 1,000 elementary school children. The Children's Theatre program's goal is to make the arts accessible to local elementary students by providing free performance field trips. In the 2017-2018 ove...

September 21, 2018

 The 2018-2019 LSSC Theatre season is upon us! Join us as we present four great shows to the college and community:

Alice in Wonderland
Directed by Heather Elmatti
October 19, 2018 at 7:00pm
October 20, 2018 at 10:00am

Mad Hatter Tea Party
October 20, 2018 at 11:00am


What is a Veteran? The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines one “as former member of the Armed Forces, or an old soldier of long service, even a person of long experience usually in some occupation or skill (such as politics or the arts).” While this could be applied to...

It was another one of those hot, summer days in the golden hills of Clayton, California. My sister and I were playing with toys inside our house while the baby sitter, Crystal, watched over us. My parents were always busy running the horse ranch, so I was well accustom...

The teenage years are times in all our lives in which we grow and evolve in many ways. Most of us are exploring our feelings, finding our identities, and planting the seeds of young love. Sometimes these things happen all at different stages and times during puberty, s...

This year's cover of the Odyssey Magazine is by Tiffany Liu, recent LSSC graduate and Dual-Enrollment student from the Villages Charter High School. Expect the Odyssey 2018 to hit shelves by June 15, 2018!

Janelle Monae has spent most of her career telling the story of Cindi Mayweather, an android who fell in love with a human.  Inserting herself in to a multi-act story focusing on the oppression of The Other, Janelle has spent two albums and an EP in her sci-fi universe...

May 10, 2018

 Small Thing | Digital Art | Avry Fontanez

 Big Curls | Digital Art | Avry Fontanez

 Siren | Avry Fontanez | Digital Art
2nd Place, Odyssey Art & Literary Contest 2018

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Editorial Board

Avry Fontanez - Art Director

Jacob Bryant - Publication Director

Tomas Valencia - Podcast Director

Kelise Nettles - Member

Shelby Simmons - Member

Brooks Cipriano - SL Outreach

Alexis Bigard - SL SGA Rep

Kevin Arms - Faculty Advisor

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