A season of football at Harper High

Team plays against a backdrop of gun violence in its Chicago neighborhood

October 21, 2013

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WBEZ education reporter Linda Lutton spent much of last fall at Harper High School as part of the This American Life reporting on that school and its violence-plagued community. Now, she takes us to meet Harper's football team. Get a glimpse of how Friday Night Lights feels when you're living in the shadow of gun violence. Read the transcript.