Academy Award nominee Peter Weller hosted a celebration of the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking novel The Naked Lunch by legendary Beat author and American icon William S. Burroughs. The night featured an art exhibition at Th!nkArt Salon of William S.
Joshua Viertel, the first President of Slow Food USA, opened this Town Hall discussion by speaking about Slow Food USA's vision for the U.S. about critical issues of access and equity regarding healthy food, nutrition, and well-being.
On November 10, 2008, federal Judge Kocoras will consider releasing the Chicago Public School System from its consent decree to desegregate. Such a determination effectively would abolish existing racial diversity goals in all Chicago magnet schools. Listen in to learn the history of des
Although the American heritage is influenced by many cultures from around the world, American folk and popular music are built primarily upon the influences of African and British Isles peoples' music.