On today’s show:
We discuss Winter Olympics diplomacy with Bruce Cumings, professor of history at the University of Chicago.
WBEZ film contributor Milos Stehlik, director at Facets Chicago, interviews famed cinematographer and director Sally Potter about her latest project, the star-studded British black comedy The Party.
For our Weekend Passport segment, internationally renowned flamenco dancer Estrella Morena and singer Amparo “La Repompilla” Heredia give a live performance with performers from the Chicago Flamenco Festival. We also discuss the festival with Antonio Martinez, director of Instituto Cervantes of Chicago. And as always, global citizen Nari Safavi will give us a heads up on other great international experiences in Chicago this weekend.