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The very name Illinois comes from the confederation of native tribes who lived here — the Illini or Illiwek — composed of at least twelve tribes.
Studs Terkel was committed to evolving, expanding, and interrogating our conception of who made up the US.
“The more I studied music, the more I saw the similarities between weaving and what I do.”
Perhaps the next time you hear a waltz, you’ll think Mexico City instead of Vienna.