Skip to main content
Making Obama

Making Obama

Former President Barack Obama — along with friends, mentors, and rivals — tells the story of his climb from Chicago to the national stage. Season One of Making told the story of how Oprah built a media empire. Now, the story of how Chicago shaped the country's first African-American president.

Hosted by Jenn White and produced by Colin McNulty.

On Thursday, February 8, 2018, this new season of WBEZ's Making series begins.

Don’t miss an episode! Listen in the WBEZ app or find it via Apple Podcasts or RSS.

Friday, January 19th, 2018

Preview: Making Obama

Friday, December 30th, 2016

Oprah BONUS: Making Donahue

Friday, December 23rd, 2016

Thursday, December 15th, 2016

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Oprah 3: YOU GET A CAR!

Thursday, November 17th, 2016

Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Get the WBEZ App

Download the best live and on-demand public radio experience. Find out more.