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The Kronos Quartet (from left): David Harrington, John Sherba, Sunny Yang and Hank Dutt. Jay Blakesberg/Courtesy of the artists hide caption

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Deceptive Cadence

The Kronos Quartet: Still Daring After All These Years

Four decades after its first performance, the San Francisco-based string quartet still nudges composers and audiences in new directions.

In 1961, South African playwright Athol Fugard put black and white actors on stage together in his breakout play Blood Knot. He's pictured above in the 1970s. Hulton Archive/Getty Images hide caption

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At 81, Playwright Athol Fugard Looks Back On Aging And Apartheid

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No Sugar High For Wall Street: Candy Crush Maker's IPO Disappoints

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Parts of the fence along the U.S.-Mexico border might stop vehicles, but they don't keep out those making the journey on foot. Kainaz Amaria/NPR hide caption

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Crossing The Desert: Why Brenda Wanted Border Patrol To Find Her

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Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, presents a Senate report on for-profit colleges in 2012. He wants changes to the federal student loan system. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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Paying For College

Senator Warns Of A Student Loan Bubble

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Senator Warns Of A Student Loan Bubble

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Deceptive Cadence

The Kronos Quartet: Still Daring After All These Years

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The Kronos Quartet: Still Daring After All These Years

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