BITCHES BREW, OR THE BIRTH OF JAZZ FUSION

BITCHES BREW, OR THE BIRTH OF JAZZ FUSION

November 18, 2013

In April 1970, Miles Davis released “Bitches Brew,” which completely changed the direction of the jazz movement and resulted in the formation of many jazz fusion bands As someone who worked at the frontier

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ego cogito, ego sum

ego cogito, ego sum

November 18, 2013

ALP RODOPLU (HIST/MA) [Preliminary. It had always been his mother’s dream to have her family live under the same roof.  Perhaps dream is too strong a word here — let’s hear this in terms

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What’s It Like to Be at Bilkent?

What’s It Like to Be at Bilkent?

November 18, 2013

BY NAZ AKYOL (IR/IV) Name: Maheen Aziz Department: International Relations Age: 22 Home Country: Pakistan First Sentence in Turkish: Naber Kanki? What is your experience of spending time in Ankara and at Bilkent University?  I’ve

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Clocking Dreams

Clocking Dreams

November 11, 2013

As a person who loves reading and writing, I’ve been surprisingly ignorant about other forms of art as a means of storytelling. I’ve always thought of books as the ultimate way of telling stories,

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GASHUNK!

GASHUNK!

November 11, 2013

I am, suffice it to say, unwell. I had intended to celebrate Halloween, as usual, by going on a week-long horror binge that would hopefully deliver me from the hanging sense of dread associated

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Musical Journey of an Underground Singer-Songwriter

Musical Journey of an Underground Singer-Songwriter

November 11, 2013

Chelsea Wolfe is a gothic, doom and folk music-influenced singer-songwriter from California. What makes her special and brings her to our “music recommendations” is her ambition in experimenting. She has released four LPs, each

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Faces on Campus

Faces on Campus

November 11, 2013

By İrem Gürses (MAN/III)  

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Austen 101

Austen 101

October 30, 2013

The “Austen” I’m referring to is, of course, Jane: the influential 19th-century writer. She is not influential in the traditional sense; what she wrote did not invoke an immediate reaction — it did not

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