Robert Sickinger came to Chicago in 1963 as director of Hull House theater on Chicago’s north side. But in six short years, he gave the city a new style of theater: grassroots, adventurous, and in the neighborhood.
Filmspotting co-host, and editor or ThinkChristian.net Josh Larsen joined Eight Forty-Eight to review the new Steven Soderbergh action film Haywire. And WBEZ culture reporter Alison Cuddy joined the conversation to discuss some other films with strong female characters.
Before Kim Jong-il's death the United States offered to provide food aid to North Korea if it halted its uranium enrichment program. North Korea has indicated it may be open to negotiations on such a deal. And, the Obama administration says it plans to shift its military policy toward Asia.