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My name is Kara, and I am a have about 0% of my life figured out. 677 more words
How does Alexander Hamilton, a Founding Father in U.S. History become the inspiration for a hip-hop musical on Broadway? The face of the ten-dollar bill, somewhat forgotten, reappears with fresh words as the narrative of an orphaned immigrant who overcame adversity and joined a revolution to build a new nation. 1,141 more words
“For all its variety of style and subject, rap is, at the bottom, the music of ambition, the soundtrack of defiance.”
Blurb: “Lin-Manuel Miranda’s groundbreaking musical Hamilton is as revolutionary as its subject, the poor kid from the Caribbean who fought the British, defended the Constitution, and helped to found the United States.513 more words
If a person thinks about their life, there are always those select moments that stand out and define the periods of time around it. 690 more words
The unifying voice of the Obama years digs in for a fractious new era and a second child.