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Kelly McArdle is a graduate student at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, where she received her MA in Latin in May 2018 with a thesis exploring the use of the gynaeceum as a literary trope in Greek and Latin literature. She is now pursuing her PhD in Classics as well as a graduate certificate in Women's and Gender Studies.

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05/20/2018Kelly McArdle
On April 30th 2018, Maya Little, a graduate student in the Department of History at UNC-Chapel Hill, was arrested after covering the Confederate statue known as “Silent Sam” in a mixture of red ink and her own blood. The monument has stood in a prominent position on UNC’s campus since its dedication in 1913, but has for years been the object of debate and protests, which have intensified since the national push to remove confederate statues following the events in Charlottesville, Virginia. Funded by the Daughters of the Confederacy and a group of UNC alumni, “Silent Sam” was originally...

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