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Author Archive | Stacy


Who Cares About The GRAMMY’S?

Situated the week before the Super Bowl and about a month before the Oscars, the GRAMMY’S imagines itself to be “Music’s Biggest Night,” but who cares about The GRAMMY’S? When was the last time you were invited to a GRAMMY’S viewing party or hosted one for that matter? Growing up, the music award shows I […]

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¡Basta! Anthology

Meticulously compiled and researched, each vignette provides a fictionalized glimpse into the lives and experiences of victims of gendered violence. Niles resident, Monica Kessler, contributed to this work in the hopes that, “this book will bring an awareness to the topic of gender violence and that it will give young Latinas and Latinos something to […]

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Beyoncé’s Husband Has Good Week

Last week, not only did rapper Jay Z (A.K.A. Shawn Carter) and wife-slash-superstar Beyoncé welcome the most anticipated babies of 2017, but he was also elected into the Songwriters Hall of Fame. His induction was presented by former President Barack Obama. Oh, and he announced the release of his first album since 2013, 4:44, due […]

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