Abby Tarwater

Pi’erre to headline ViCE fall concert

By – 6 days ago

“Yo Pi’erre, you wanna come out here?”  Renowned record producer, rapper and songwriter Pi’erre Bourne is set to take the Vogelstein quad stage for Vassar’s annual Welcome Back Concert, which…

Chance sells first CD—and marriage

By – 7 days ago

“I’m getting this crazy feeling that people want me to kill myself,” tweeted Chance the Rapper on Aug. 5 (“Chance The Rapper Thinks People Want Him To Kill Himself,” HipHopDX,…

Confederate band to play at Chance

By – 3 weeks ago

After being turned away by Ulster County, “Confederate Railroad” was welcomed by Chance owner Frank Pallett with open arms. The country band’s logo features a steam engine flying the Confederate…

Series explores ‘passing’ narratives

By – 6 months ago

The idea of “passing for white” has held historical significance for people of color in America since it emerged as a prominent literary theme during the abolitionist movement, the postbellum…