Hannah Edgar

Deputy Editor-in-Chief  /   2018 Class   /  @2ndFiddle

CONTRIBUTIONS

Generation X': A Brief History of Dropouts and Transfer Students at the University of Chicago

The University of Chicago has a distinguished list of alums. It also has a distinguished list of decampers.

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October 27, 2016

Ensemble-in-Residence Brings Winds of Change to Campus

They called themselves Imani Winds, after the Swahili word for “faith.”

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October 6, 2016

The Reluctant Confessor: Andrew Bird Opens Up About Newest Album

“I didn’t set out to make a personal record, but so much had happened in that four or five years that it would have been conspicuous to not write about it. I call the record Are You Serious because I surprised myself.”

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September 5, 2016

Center for Identity and Inclusion Remembers Orlando Victims

"Like all of you, I’m still trying to process this. This affects all of us."

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June 16, 2016

CSO Unveils Fritz Reiner Bust at Symphony Center

"The legend of the Chicago Symphony . . . was made by Fritz Reiner.”

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June 15, 2016

CSO Serves Up Program to Satisfy All Palates

Which of the two was the main course, however, depends on who you ask.

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May 30, 2016

Ensemble Dal Niente Celebrates 10 Years of Eclectic Musicmaking

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May 10, 2016

Ensemble Dal Niente Celebrates 10 Years of Out-of-the-Box Musicmaking

“It’s not gonna get any more in-the-box,” Lewanski predicted. “I suspect that it’ll only get weirder.”

FEATURE

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May 9, 2016

Panel Navigates the Economic Viability of Opera

“I think it’s impossible for opera to die, because there are so many people [out there] who are making it continue.”

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May 6, 2016

Lecturer Gets Fingers Sticky With Lemonade

“Beyoncé whitened herself in an attempt to be ‘palatable’ by a culture that needed her to be that [way], and she’s aware of that: she critiques that in ‘Pretty Hurts,’ she critiques that in Lemonade.”

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May 2, 2016