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Video: With ‘Lemonade,’ Beyoncé Shows She’s an Artist in Control April 25, 2016 | PBS NewsHour

Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences shares her thoughts on singer Beyoncé’s latest visual album and how she presents herself as an artist in control.

‘Miles Ahead’ and ‘Nina’ Try to Hit the Beat on the Offbeat April 22, 2016 | New York Times

Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences shares her review of the jazz biopic featuring Miles Davis.

Why Nina Simone Is Having a Moment April 21, 2016 | Time

Salamishah Tillet of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the resurgence of singer Nina Simone in the media.

Heavy-metal Mashup: Penn Scholar Collaborators With Iron Maiden April 21, 2016 | Philly.com

Simon Martin of the Penn Museum is featured for collaborating with Iron Maiden on their latest album, The Book of Souls.

The Legacy of Ban Chiang: Archaeologist Joyce White Talks About Thailand’s Most Famous Archaeological Site April 20, 2016 | Isaan Record

Joyce White of the Penn Museum is interviewed about the Ban Chiang Project.