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NEW Dædalus Issue - Spring 2019 - Why Jazz Still Matters
Jazz: it has been called both cool and hot, earthy and avant-garde, intellectual and primitive. It tells a story about race in America. But is jazz a relic of the past, or does it continue to have meaning and influence today?
— Gerald Early and Ingrid Monson

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