Danielle Dreilinger is a Knight-Wallace journalism fellow at the University of Michigan for 2017-18. Before that, she covered New Orleans education for NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune for 4 3/4 years. Before that, she lived for 13.5 years in Somerville, Mass., where she worked for WGBH, the Boston Globe, Berklee College of Music and (way back when) a bunch of music magazines. You can contact her at djdreilinger – at – gmail – dot – com or follow her on Twitter.

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