WBEZ | Martyrs' http://www.wbez.org/content/martyrs Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en The Moth Story Slam: Home http://www.wbez.org/moth-story-slam-home-108724 <p><div>The Moth presents the StorySLAM, a battle of wits and words - fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between. Listen as ten storytellers tell tales of whims, wildcards, split-second decisions and other game-changing shifts.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>The Moth is dedicated to finding intriguing people to tell inspired stories. At The Moth StorySLAM, those people find us.&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>More information about this event <a href="http://themoth.org/events?month=2013-12">here.&nbsp;</a></div></p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:22:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/moth-story-slam-home-108724 The Moth Story Slam: Dirt http://www.wbez.org/moth-story-slam-dirt-108723 <p><div>The Moth presents the StorySLAM, a battle of wits and words - fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between. Listen as ten storytellers tell tales of whims, wildcards, split-second decisions and other game-changing shifts.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>The Moth is dedicated to finding intriguing people to tell inspired stories. At The Moth StorySLAM, those people find us.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>More information about this event <a href="http://themoth.org/events">here</a>.&nbsp;</div></p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:18:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/moth-story-slam-dirt-108723 The Moth Story Slam: Creepy http://www.wbez.org/moth-story-slam-creepy-108722 <p><div>The Moth presents the StorySLAM, a battle of wits and words - fierce, hilarious, heartbreaking and all points between. Listen as ten storytellers tell tales of whims, wildcards, split-second decisions and other game-changing shifts.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>The Moth is dedicated to finding intriguing people to tell inspired stories. At The Moth StorySLAM, those people find us.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>More information about this event <a href="http://themoth.org/events">here</a>.&nbsp;</div></p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 16:11:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/moth-story-slam-creepy-108722 Chicago Reader and WBEZ's Honest Truth Party http://www.wbez.org/chicago-reader-and-wbezs-honest-truth-party-103208 <p><p>Did you miss the last few presidential debates? Procrastinating on your political responsibility? Well, you&#39;re not alone.&nbsp;</p><p>Join the Chicago Reader for a night of drinking and debating with some of Chicago&#39;s most interesting political voices. Hosted by Justin Kaufmann of WBEZ.&nbsp;</p><p>We&#39;re putting together Chicago personalities from both sides of the table and then listening as they address hot topics around the election. We&#39;ll drink, debate, then dance as Chicago&#39;s own Cains and Abels close out the night. We&#39;ll have door prizes for the first 25 people to arrive.</p><p>More info and <a href="http://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/the-chicago-reader-and-wbez-present-the-honest-truth-party-election-edition/FreeStuff?oid=7686551">contest info</a></p></p> Wed, 17 Oct 2012 14:38:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/chicago-reader-and-wbezs-honest-truth-party-103208 Radio M Celebrates 5 Years of World Music http://www.wbez.org/event/2011-04-25/radio-m-celebrates-5-years-world-music <p><p>After five amazing years exploring world cultures and people through music with Tony Sarabia on Radio M, we wanted to thank all the fans of the show with a party at Martyrs. Tony will spin his favorite tunes, plus Mas Trueno will close out the evening with live music. Get there early for free food&nbsp; and giveaway prizes. Meet Tony and support world music in Chicago!&nbsp;</p><p>Sponsored by Goose Island.</p><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Fri, 15 Apr 2011 15:14:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/event/2011-04-25/radio-m-celebrates-5-years-world-music