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Chris Cornell, the Black Hole Sun, and the seasonality of suicide

Paul J. Schwartz West Chester, OH (Fall 2017)   Shortly after Chris Cornell’s death, a rare Black Hole Sun grazes Seattle as it begins its spiritual journey across the USA In May 2017, Seattle-inspired grunge rock superstar Chris Cornell tragically and seemingly unexpectedly hanged himself after a concert performance in Detroit. Cornell had been the […]

Possessions

Margaret Irene Baczewski Tucson, Arizona, United States (Fall 2011) People with mental illness are widely misunderstood by others. For my senior thesis project at the University of Michigan’s School of Art and Design, I created a series of four wearable objects that served as cathartic aids to different psychological disorders. For every piece, I did […]