Literature

Bob Dylan: Nobel Laureate for Literature

Bob Dylan is an American songwriter and singer who has sold over a hundred million records with influences from civil rights to philosophy. Now, he has once again been recognized for his five decades of work. In December of 2016, the Nobel Committee awarded him with a Nobel Prize for …

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Literature

The (Mackle)More the Merrier

Hip hop is everywhere.  The underground movement of the 70s, originally revealing itself to the public eye (and ear) with a hip, hop, hippie, the hippie to the bang-bang boogie of “Rapper’s Delight,” has hit about mainstream as mainstream gets.  From Snoop Dogg to the Weeknd, many of the biggest …

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The Nature of Claude Debussy
Literature

The Nature of Claude Debussy

Claude Debussy (1862-1918) is remembered as a legendary French composer who revolutionized Impressionistic music. Debussy’s ability to imprint misty snatches of color and emotion still fascinate audiences today; the melodies of Clair de Lune, The Girl With Flaxen Hair, and Menuet are familiar to all. So what is the man …

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