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Chicago Humanities Festival

5 Powerful Lessons From 3 Incredible Women At The Chicago Humanities Festival

Joseph Erbentraut | Posted 01.17.2015 | Books
Joseph Erbentraut

The Chicago Humanities Festival sold an estimated 36,000 tickets to its packed lineup of 112 events this year. These were the takeaways from talks featuring the fearless trio of Anjelica Huston, Marjane Satrapi and Patti Smith.

Kim Bellware

Author Explains How 'Anti-Vaxxers' Mirror The 'One Percent' | Kim Bellware | Posted 10.28.2014 | Books

Shots are unpleasant by nature, but award-winning writer Eula Biss explored just how complex the pain around the modern vaccination debate has grown w...

High-Speed Rail Station Design Competition Winners Announced

Chicago Tribune | Blair Kamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

If the dream of turning Chicago into a high-speed rail hub ever came true, would the station be an anonymous piece of infrastructure or would it give ...

Why Burnham Still Matters To Chicago

Chicago Tribune | Patrick T. Reardon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Daniel Burnham's exhortation "Make no little plans" doesn't appear in his Plan of Chicago, but that 1909 document, called the beginning of modern urba...