The Brown Girls cocreator examines the effects of her own family’s trauma.
Bertolt Brecht’s satire set in 1930s gangland Chicago and Interrobang Theatre’s local premiere of an off-Broadway hit are among this week’s best bets.
About a dozen or so people traveled to the still-contested Dakota Access Pipeline to show their solidarity with Native American protesters.
What we talk about when we talk about documentaries
A permanent collection at Chicago’s Ukrainian National Museum sheds light on the ongoing conflict in Ukraine.
On photography’s power to change people’s perspectives
We Are Proud to Present . . . at Victory Gardens is splashy but empty
The last in a three-part series on Adam Curtis’s essay film All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace
A symposium on genocide at the new Illinois Holocaust Museum becomes a media critique, and Pioneer Press covers it.