WBEZ Presents

Making Obama

The story of former President Barack Obama’s journey from Chicago to the national stage — from advisers, rivals, and Obama himself.

Former President Barack Obama — along with key advisers, mentors, and rivals — tells the story of his climb from Chicago to the national stage. In the first episode of this six-part podcast from WBEZ, hear Obama reflect on how the city shaped him.

Making Obama is hosted by Jenn White and produced by Colin McNulty.