Radio Tale #26: Waking Up in Grad School
This personal narrative explores my journey throughout graduate school, and how my lived experience alongside my performance in radio and my musical soundtrack have paved the way for me to find the answers to key life questions - answers that bring a deeper understanding to music and words as portals into memory, identity and self advocacy.
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John, E., & Taupin, B. (1972). Mona Lisas and mad hatters. [Recorded by Elton John]. On Honky chateau [LP]. Château d'Hérouville, Paris, FR: DJM/ Uni.
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