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Jimmy Chung Photography

The Revival's "Hyde ya Kids" Hides Humor Behind Buzzy Issues

By Perri Wilson

The Revival's winter sketch revue covers everything from the local to the universal, with little humor.

January 15, 2018

Syrus Marcus Ware

Portrait of the Artist as an Activist

By Jad Dahshan

Artist/activist Syrus Marcus Ware and diversity advocate Precious Brady Davis discussed the meaning and importance of activism.

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January 15, 2018

Neon

Don't Mistake the Realism of "I, Tonya" for Levity

By Rachel Salisbury

"I, Tonya," contrary to the New York Times review's interpretation, captures the complexities and reality of abuse.

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January 15, 2018

Maroon Staff

Exhibit A

By Arts Staff

What to do and where to go.

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January 15, 2018

Alexandra Nisenoff

Dearborn and Dearly Worn, New Denim Store Opens on 53rd Street

By Jad Dahshan

Dearborn Denim prides itself on sourcing American-made materials and practicing sustainability.

FEATURE

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January 11, 2018

Arts Staff

From Moving Pictures to Moving Vehicles: Doc Films Presents Winter Lineup

By Lily Ren

Doc curators present this quarter's winter lineup.

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January 11, 2018

Occam's Razor Cuts Its Teeth at the Revival

By David North

Occam's Razor performed improv comedy at the Revival last Friday night.

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January 8, 2018

Vanity Fair

"Bright" Falters, But Netflix Still Shines

By Oren Oppenheim

"Bright," starring Will Smith, is Netflix's latest attempt at disrupting the film industry.

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January 8, 2018

Maroon Staff

Exhibit A

By Arts Staff

What to do and where to go.

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January 8, 2018

LA Times

The Money Behind the Magic: Dramatic Irony in Disney's "The Last Jedi"

By Eric-Antonio Guzman

"The Last Jedi" bites the hand that feeds it—Disney as well as the fans.

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January 4, 2018

Wired

"The Last Jedi" Swings at the Past, But Strikes Out

By Ivan Ost

Although a beautifully produced film, "The Last Jedi" tries to channel "The Empire Strikes Back" and misses the mark.

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January 4, 2018

Decider

From U of C to "Sea Oak;" Alumna Lands Role in Amazon Pilot

By Julia Paz

Rae Gray (A.B. ’14) acts alongside Glenn Close in Amazon's "Sea Oak," based on George Saunder's short story.

FEATURE

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January 4, 2018

Hye Soo Nah/AP/REX/Shutterstock

Remembering Kim Jong-hyun, Shining Star of K-pop

By Rosemarie Ho

Jonghyun committed suicide on Monday evening. He was 27.

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December 22, 2017

Sony Pictures Classics

"Call Me By Your Name" Is A Satisfying, Sumptuous Reverie

By Hannah Edgar

Luca Guadagnino's sensuous tale of first love and loss basks in its own beauty but leaves a lasting impression.

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December 18, 2017

Chicago Sun-Times

Obituary: Willie Pickens

By May Huang

Pickens passed away on December 12 at the age of 86.

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December 14, 2017

Feng Ye

Reactions Retrospective

By Jad Dahshan

A comprehensive look back on the University's 75th anniversary commemoration weekend.

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December 11, 2017

Matt Mateiescu

UT Shoots for the Stars and Lands on Neverland

By Jad Dahshan

University Theatre closed out its fall season with Peter and the Starcatcher.

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December 10, 2017

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