From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.
John Wayne Gacy, Jr.

John Wayne Gacy, Jr.


by Sufjan Stevens


Sufjan Stevens with Santa Claus

Photograph of Sufjan celebrating Christmas. This photo was taken for his 5-disc set of albums containing songs about Christmas.

Sufjan and the "Illinoisrs"

Stevens is pictured here with two backup vocalists in his band, who called themselves the Illinoisrs while touring for the album Illinois.

Sufjan Stevens Photo

Photo of Sufjan Stevens dressed in an American flag jumpsuit while playing the banjo. Quite the look!

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...