Author : Marie Brennan

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New Worlds: Illicit Goods

This week’s essay kind of belongs back with the theft-related essays that started off Year Six, but for reasons of logistics it’s getting tacked into

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New Worlds: Strings and Winds

If singing and drumming are simultaneously honored and deeply suspect, the kinds of instruments we’re looking at this week often waltz across the line into

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New Worlds: Beat the Drums

We’ll never actually know if I’m right about the voice being the oldest musical instrument . . . but if it isn’t, then that title

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New Worlds: The Human Voice

Over time, the list of things unique to the human species gets shorter and shorter. We’re not the only tool-users; we’re not the only ones

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