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Jazz ain’t dead: How hip-hop artists are changing masculinity - Shout Out UK

Jazz ain’t dead: How hip-hop artists are changing masculinity  Shout Out UK

Hip-hop's popularity dominates the music industry, but today's male artists are rebelling against toxic masculinity and redefining what it means to be a man.

Google 3/20/2019 7:01:55 AM

City Beat: 'Ready to Roo' tour coming to Chattanooga - Chattanooga Times Free Press

City Beat: 'Ready to Roo' tour coming to Chattanooga  Chattanooga Times Free Press

More and more, music festivals are working to become "immersive experiences," offering way more than music.

Google 3/20/2019 4:04:55 AM

Angela Davis Addresses the Whitewashing of Feminism and Islamophobia - VICE

Angela Davis Addresses the Whitewashing of Feminism and Islamophobia  VICE

Fewer than three months ago, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute rescinded a human rights award honoring activist Angela Davis. The decision—which was ...

Google 3/20/2019 12:54:13 AM

GARY SMITH: This Rocco Perri play just doesn't work - TheSpec.com

GARY SMITH: This Rocco Perri play just doesn't work  TheSpec.com

There he is, up there onstage. All decked out in a handsome 1920s suit. A cool smile on his face. Hamilton hotshot Rocco Perri, strangely resurrected from the ...

Google 3/19/2019 7:42:33 PM

Road Trip With 'Zora And Langston' In This Real-Life Literary Adventure - NPR

Road Trip With 'Zora And Langston' In This Real-Life Literary Adventure  NPR

Squeeze into the rumble seat — Yuval Taylor brings readers along on a 1927 summer road trip taken by Zora Neale Hurston and Langston Hughes.

Google 3/19/2019 6:22:00 PM

D65 to spend $2M in capital improvements this year - Evanston Now

D65 to spend $2M in capital improvements this year  Evanston Now

Pressured by parents concerned about safety, the Evanston District 65 school board voted Monday to double capital spending this year to create secure entries ...

Google 3/19/2019 4:10:00 PM

15 Actors Remember the Most Impactful Moments at Irish Rep - Playbill.com

15 Actors Remember the Most Impactful Moments at Irish Rep  Playbill.com

With visits from Katharine Hepburn to hilarious onstage gags, these are the moments in Irish Rep's 30-year history the company will never forget.

Google 3/19/2019 4:01:21 PM

Scarier (and better) than you even think: Jordan Peele sees ‘Us’ - The Undefeated

Scarier (and better) than you even think: Jordan Peele sees ‘Us’  The Undefeated

Even in the most horrific of occasions, Jordan Peele can find the funny. It's perhaps his strongest asset: locating something that may not belong in a space and…

Google 3/19/2019 12:18:00 PM

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