Jennifer Morse

CONTRIBUTIONS

Phoebe Bridgers Brings a Remote Intimacy to 2021’s First Summer Breeze Concert

Arts reporter Jennifer Morse gives us an inside look into the strangeness and intimacy of Phoebe Bridgers’s virtual Summer Breeze concert.

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May 30, 2021

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11:35 p.m.

In Season 4 of "The Handmaid’s Tale", Resistance Needs to Be More than One Person

The relentless cycle of torture and suffering in “The Handmaid’s Tale” has resulted in a season that’s torturous to watch.

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May 30, 2021

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11:26 p.m.

We’ve Never Really Known Britney Spears

"Framing Britney Spears" explores the series of contradictions that have long defined Spears’s career, driven by an objectifying media and inhumane conservatorship.

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March 31, 2021

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6:07 p.m.

"Promising Young Woman" Is a Brutally Honest Take on Violent Sexism

What does this fantasy revenge-fantasy film, starring Carey Mulligan, reveal about our desire for vengeance against sexual assault in a society which offers us precious few avenues to pursue justice?

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February 14, 2021

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1:09 p.m.

Shawn Mendes’s "In Wonder" Is Not Very Wonderful

The new Netflix film fails to capture the magic of great pop star documentaries.

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January 27, 2021

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4:28 p.m.

Megan Thee Stallion Proves a Promising New Star

Megan Thee Stallion is on the rise—and last week, UChicago students managed to get a glimpse of the Houston-born star apparent.

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November 26, 2019

You Like Jazz? Lage and Hersch Dazzle at Logan

Julian Lage and Fred Hersch bridge a generational gap with some smooth jazz.

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October 27, 2019

Marina's Love + Fear = Catchy + Empty

While impressive in production and concept, Marina’s newest record, "Love + Fear", fails lyrically.

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May 6, 2019

ACSA’s 15th Anniversary Culture Show Highlights the Diversity of African and Caribbean Culture

The African Caribbean Student Association’s 15th Anniversary Cultural Show was triumphant in showing myriad elements of African culture, from storytelling to dance to fashion.

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April 25, 2019