Monday, January 25, 2021
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    W. G. Still: The Forgotten American Tchaikovsky

    At one point America's most successful symphonist, lauded for his ode to forgotten black soldiers, few today have heard of W. G. Still. According to The Cambridge History of American Music, “No composer plummeted from authentic prominence to an eclipse more total than endured by William Grant Still.”

    Asian actors are invisible in Hollywood

    Vivien Zhu argues that change from studios and in racial attitudes is necessary to make progress on the under representation of Asian actors