Jad Dahshan

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Reactions Retrospective

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

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December 11, 2017

UT Shoots for the Stars and Lands on Neverland

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

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December 10, 2017

Synthesis: When Rock Bands Become Symphony Orchestras

Where the incessant sense of urgency permeating the original tracks left the listener feeling pumped yet drained at the end, the remade versions instead leave the listener in awe.

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November 21, 2017

Aesthetic Confusion: Anime, Orchestras, and Poetry

UChicago's Chamber Music Organization hosted graduate student composer Alison Yun-Fei Jiang for an evening of conversation and music.

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November 16, 2017

Mitski Mesmerizes Mandel at MAB Fall Show

Like a lo-fi snake charmer, Mitski coaxed out viewers’ deepest, most self-pitying selves with her cathartically raw lyrics, inviting them to revel with her in their collective misery and optimism

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November 14, 2017

Mitski Mesmerizes Mandel at MAB Fall Show

Like a lo-fi snake charmer, Mitski coaxed out viewers’ deepest, most self-pitying selves with her cathartically raw lyrics, inviting them to revel with her in their collective misery and optimism

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November 13, 2017

Malu Halasa's "Mother of all Pigs" is a Novel for All Readers

As Halasa emphatically expounded during the event, her book aims to dispel the dust cloud of disillusionment and terrorism espoused by major media outlets about the Middle East.

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November 13, 2017

Poetry in the Wake of Nuclear Disaster

The latest "Arts and the Nuclear Age" event brought together Japanese poet Takako Arai and translator Jeffrey Angles for poetry readings after nuclear fallout.

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November 6, 2017

Humanities Day Celebrates Curiosity and Creativity Across Disciplines

From “Aerial Aesthetics: Artworks and Their Environments Around 1900” to book readings from campus novelists, this annual celebration of the humanities encouraged a deep sense of curiosity.

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October 26, 2017

An Education on Masseduction

"It’s MASS-SEDUCTION, not MASS-EDUCATION, which is a noble and worthy cause for sure, but it’s not the title of my record,” announced St. Vincent in a Facebook livestream.

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October 23, 2017