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I Didn’t Know Your Dad Was Luke Cage

By Trevor Jackson I woke up with butterflies. Thoughts of upcoming tests, the smell of loose-leaf paper, and #2 pencils made me uneasy. The aroma of freshly brewed coffee filled the house as my grandma paced back and for...
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How to Properly Listen to Young Thug

By Justus Dashield During my hip-hop debates about Young Thug’s music, I encounter two different types of people: those on the far left or right of the spectrum. People love or hate his music. As I reflect on why people ...
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Spider-Man: The Last Hero of Summer

By Allen Callaci The 2017 bumper crop of superhero films continues—a batch of movies that merged their DNA with other cinematic genres in much the same way that Jeff Goldblum’s genes merged with that of a housefly in Dav...
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On Dana Schutz and the Culture of America

Photo: Open Casket, Dana Schutz By Leslie Lyons  Does any one of us ever really know another person? Whether through intimacy or the social construct of a justice system, can the motivation of any one living soul really ...