Afternoon Shift: Media representations of homelessness, 'O, Democracy' and diversity in comedy

April 29, 2014

WBEZ

(Photo: Twitter/LivingNewsChi)

We talk to members of the Living News Project about their show "Shelter/Chicago" which discusses homelessness and how the homeless are represented in media. Author Kathleen Rooney joins us to talk about her debut novel, 'O, Democracy!' Plus, we discuss diversity in Chicago's improv comedy scene.