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CONTRIBUTIONS

Swallow

Mirabella-Davis creates a confused environment, mashing together recognizable attributes of abuse and suppression to distinguish an oppressor-oppressed dynamic between husband and wife.

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Aug. 8, 2020

Midsommar Winnie

As blank canvases, Dani and Christian seem intended to serve as everymen on which the audience can project their negative relationship experiences.

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Aug. 8, 2020

Folklore

Folklore was borne solely of Swift's imagination and has been released with the intention of sharing the world she has created and allowing us to interact with it.

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July 31, 2020

Fledermaus

The revised libretto—along with the cast’s brilliant slapstick sense of humor—had the audience laughing hysterically.

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July 31, 2020

Kevin Bacon

"I think there’s more pressure, maybe, on horror movies now to be a little bit more elevated and to have a little bit more to say, possibly, about the world or about people or about the human condition."

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July 14, 2020

Douglas Hall

Douglas Hall at the Old University of Chicago campus in Bronzeville.

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July 9, 2020

Steven Douglas Plaque

A Plaque honoring Steven A. Douglas was removed from Hutchinson Commons.

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July 9, 2020

Classics Building Wall

Left to Right: a stone from Douglas Hall set in the wall of the Classics Building; the hole in the wall after the stone was removed on July 5th; the patched wall on July 7.

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July 9, 2020

Prisons Obsolete

While not opposed to reforms that improve the quality of life for incarcerated people, Davis suggests that too much emphasis on reform can naturalize the prison.

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July 8, 2020

White Fragility Book

“[W]hite fragility is a state in which even a minimum amount of racial stress in the habitus [a person’s internalized awareness of their status] becomes intolerable, triggering a range of defensive moves.”

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June 26, 2020