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Laurie Anderson's glorious, chaotic New York

From starting out to O Superman, and her time with Lou Reed, the artist reflects on her many years in the city

For Anderson, talking like Laurie Anderson has been the basis of a varied and chimerical career.

New York

AS a teenager in suburban Chicago, Laurie Anderson was a cheerleader, star of the senior play, an editor on her school paper, runner-up for a Junior Miss scholarship and the girl voted most likely to succeed. In New York, she studied sculpture with Sol LeWitt, played the violin...

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