How are Black writers coping? We’re chanting, fact-checking history, and envisioning a tiny future.
What happens when you bring 80 Chicago creatives, artists, change makers—and a Reader reporter—to late-night brunch at the MCA.
Simon Phoenix is brought back as an assassin and gets conscripted into becoming a catalyst for chaos. That’s the blackest story they could have written.
Now we know what really happened to Smokey: he befriended Charlie Sheen to make a bad buddy movie.