Tag Archives: Sufjan Stevens

Carrie & Lowell & Sufjan & Me

When great live performances approach religious experiences. Continue reading

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Bigger Than Jesus: The Gospel of U2, Leonard Cohen, and Sufjan Stevens

Robert Burke Warren goes deep into his own story to talk about the persistence of God in pop, and how and why non-believers and doubting Thomases still go for it. Continue reading

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My Favorite Prostitutes, My Favorite John

Janet Steen wants to know what a hooker thinks and feels after a long day at the office. Continue reading

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Song Beneath the Song: “Casimir Pulaski Day” by Sufjan Stevens

In this recurring feature, Greg Olear offers an analysis of the sublime seventh track on Illinoise. Continue reading

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