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Celebrating Black Music Month with Beyoncé’s Cowboy Carter

With June being Black Music Month, it is critical that we remember and acknowledge the Black innovators who have pioneered some of the most lucrative and inspirational music genres in our lifetime. As usual, Beyoncé has reached new heights in her artistry thanks to her recent album, Cowboy Carter. Grab your cowboy hats, boots, and denim jeans, because we’re headed to the rodeo!read more.

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Lessons in Subversion in Medieval and Renaissance Art

In 1989, the Guerrilla Girls, a group of mostly anonymous women art-world professionals and artists, did a head count at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. They wanted to know how many women artists were represented in the modern galleries versus how many artworks in those same galleries depicted female nudes.read more.

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