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Sandals, Tuareg people, mid-twentieth century. Lake Chad Basin, Niger. Collection of the Museum of the Peace Corps Experience, Gift of John Hutchison, Chad, Doum Doum 1966–68. Photo: Gregory Staley.

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Spring Exhibits at AU Museum Open Virtually

Peace Corps at 60; “The Long Sixties”; Raya Bodnarchuk’s Advice to “Do something you love every day”
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:  John Coltrane, a black man, playing the saxophone

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Feature Fridays

In the music library’s ongoing series, this week’s feature is from Music Library Assistant Ryan Jacobs, who discusses Giant Steps by John Coltrane
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The Cradle Will Rock Rehersal, Library of Congress.

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A Rallying Call for the Arts in America

Theatre and Musical Theatre capstone cohort presents “A Call for a New Federal Theatre Project”
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Composer Henry (Harry) Thacker Burleigh, an older black man

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Feature Fridays

In the music library’s ongoing series, this week’s feature is from Music Library Coordinator Amanda Steadman, who discusses the life and works of Henry Thacker (Harry T.) Burleigh.
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Alexis Ffrench, a black man, plays a grand piano on a stage

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Feature Fridays

In the music library’s ongoing series, this week’s feature is from guest writer Andrew Brown, who reviews Home, by Alexis Ffrench.
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Sheet music for John Coltrane's Giant Steps

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Marc Medwin: Music, Teaching, and the Art of Listening

Assistant music professor brings passion and humanity to classroom
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AU Chamber Singers use JackTrip with Zoom to sing synchronously

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Chamber Singers Performance a Technological and Artistic Triumph

STEM becomes STEAM as technology makes synchronous performance possible
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Silvestre Revueltas in jacket and tie holding a violin

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Feature Fridays: Silvestre Revueltas

In the music library's ongoing series, this week's feature is from student assistant Ryan Jacobs, who discusses the works of Mexican composer Silvestre Revueltas.
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From left to right: Abigail Jackson, Jocelyn Hartman, Natalia Cervantes, Emma O’Brien, Scout Pruski

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CHOREOLAB 2020: Redefining Dance During Pandemic

Class puts dancers in the choreographer’s seat
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Screen capture from Miss You Like Hell

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“Miss You Like Hell” a Virtual Hit

A heartfelt, hopeful, and modern road trip musical
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