WBEZ | soup http://www.wbez.org/tags/soup Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Morning Shift: Exploitation or art? Photographing a city's deterioration http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-12/morning-shift-exploitation-or-art-photographing-citys <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/Ruins-Flickr- stormdog42.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>We discuss the trend of photographing modern ruins and whether it exposes viewers to a world they may never see, or exploits a city&#39;s dissent. And, the new play Invasion! stirs up conversation about the politics of racial profiling.</p><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-41.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/morning-shift-41" target="_blank">View the story "Morning Shift: Exploitation or art? Photographing a city's deterioration" on Storify</a>]</noscript></p> Mon, 12 Aug 2013 08:30:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/morning-shift-tony-sarabia/2013-08-12/morning-shift-exploitation-or-art-photographing-citys The season of soup, bread and pie http://www.wbez.org/blogs/louisa-chu/2012-04/season-soup-bread-and-pie-98220 <p><p style="text-align: center; "><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/louisachu/7071318617/"><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/soupbreadchili.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 399px;" title="Vegetarian chili with sour cream (WBEZ/Louisa Chu)" /></a></p><p style="text-align: left; "><span style="text-align: left; ">It&#39;s <a href="http://www.wbez.org/eight-forty-eight/2012-03-05">no secret</a> we love soup and bread around here&mdash;the pairing of the fluid and staple foods, as well as the homegrown social culinary movement, <a href="http://soupandbread.net/">Soup &amp; Bread</a>. This past Wednesday we communed for the end of the season&mdash;the <a href="http://soupandbread.net/2012/04/09/soup-bread-pie-the-last-soup/">Last Soup</a> as it&#39;s come to be known&mdash;with the holy trinity, which now includes a traditional rite of pies.</span></p><div class="image-insert-image "><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: center; "><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/louisachu/7071326897/"><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/soupbreaddonations.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 399px; " title="Soup &amp; Bread donations (WBEZ/Louisa Chu)" /></a></div><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: left; ">S&amp;B founder and <a href="http://www.agatepublishing.com/book/?GCOI=93284100140700">author</a> Martha Bayne reported that over $500 was raised this week alone, this week for the <a href="http://thenewcom.com/logansquare/warmingcenter/">Warming Center </a>in Logan Square, edging ever closer to the $30,000 lifetime S&amp;B goal. While the season is over at <a href="http://www.hideoutchicago.com/event/102429/">The Hideout</a>, you can still catch&nbsp;<a href="http://www.wbez.org/soup-and-bread-building-community-one-pot-time-martha-bayne-98178">Soup and Bread: Building Community One Pot at a Time with Martha Bayne</a> on April 26 at&nbsp;Café Society with WBEZ, as well as Soup &amp; Bread: Radical Hospitality One Pot at a Time on May 5 at the <a href="http://www.wbez.org/blog/louisa-chu/2012-02-22/when-food-or-drink-art-96648">Smart Museum Feast</a> exhibition <a href="http://smartmuseum.uchicago.edu/symposium/">symposium, Of Hospitality</a>.</div><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: center; ">&nbsp;</div><div class="image-insert-image "><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: center; "><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/louisachu/7074364429/"><img adorable="" alt="" class="image-original_image" louisa="" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/soupbreadburgoo.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 399px; " title="Forrest Turner's burgoo (WBEZ/Louisa Chu)" wbez="" woodland="" /></a></div><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: left; ">I have to admit that while I was en route, I texted my friend Mike Sula to ask if he could please save me a taste of his soup because I knew it would go fast, and in fact it did. Mike&nbsp;shows-and-tells the making-of his&nbsp;&quot;burgoo of adorable woodland creatures&quot; <a href="http://www.chicagoreader.com/Bleader/archives/2012/04/13/a-burgoo-of-adorable-woodland-creatures">here</a>&nbsp;at the <em>Reader</em>.</div><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: center; ">&nbsp;</div><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: center; "><div class="image-insert-image "><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/louisachu/7071273087/"><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/soupbreadpie_0.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 399px;" title="Minny's chocolate pie (WBEZ/Louisa Chu)" /></a></div><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: left; ">My friend and blue ribbon award winning pie queen <a href="http://www.greatermidwestfoodways.com/index.php/page/14.html">Catherine Lambrecht</a> brought a pair of &quot;<a href="http://www.foodandwine.com/recipes/minnys-chocolate-pie">Minny&#39;s chocolate pies</a>,&quot; sans secret ingredient from <em>The Help</em>, to add to the <a href="http://instagr.am/p/JV1iv9m-0N/">exquisite pie table still life</a>&mdash;that is before it was rightfully ravaged.</div><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: left; ">&nbsp;</div><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: left; ">But more than we love soup, bread, and even pie, we adore Martha. What she&#39;s created is far more than a modestly self-described &quot;<a href="http://soupandbread.net/about-soup-and-bread/">free weekly soup dinner</a>.&quot; What she&#39;s created is priceless.</div></div><div class="image-insert-image "><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: center; ">&nbsp;</div><div class="image-insert-image "><div class="image-insert-image " style="text-align: center; "><a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/louisachu/7074394407/"><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/soupbreadmartha.jpg" style="width: 600px; height: 399px; " title="Soup &amp; Bread founder and author Martha Bayne (WBEZ/Louisa Chu)" /></a></div></div></div></div></div><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Sat, 14 Apr 2012 06:55:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/louisa-chu/2012-04/season-soup-bread-and-pie-98220