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Artists to Watch: Yarra Elmasry, University of Chicago

Yarra is a Chair on The Major Activities Board at The University of Chicago.

How many years have you been in this position?
This is my first year as Chair.

Which acts have you had on campus into the past?
In the past, we have had acts like Aminé, Waka Flocka Flame, Carly Rae Jepsen, Donald Glover, and Mitski come to campus.

Which acts are you keeping an eye on for the Fall 2019 semester?
Denzel Curry, Doja Cat, Moses Sumney, Tierra Whack.

Favorite comedy special on Netflix. 
It’s too hard to pick one: Nanette by Hannah Gadsby and Ali Wong: Baby Cobra are by far my favourites.

Maggie GardnerArtists to Watch: Yarra Elmasry, University of Chicago