Kind. Funny. Genuine. A sweetheart, an artist, a legend. If the true sign of a life well lived is a tidal wave of emotional tributes when you die, then Cynthia Albritton—better known to the whole wide world as Cynthia Plaster Caster—lived a very good life. So much so that writing about her after her passing—she […]
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Reader’s Agenda Tue 1/28: On the Bowery, “Strange Bedfellows,” and “Stress/De-Stress” (CANCELED)
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Tuesday, January 28
This Friday’s moviegoing dilemma: Studs Terkel or Dusan Makavejev?
A multimedia tribute to Studs Terkel’s Working and a 35-millimeter revival of The Coca-Cola Kid are both slated for Friday at 7 PM.
Take a breather at the Nightingale tomorrow
Previewing the mixed-media performance Stress/De-Stress, which takes place at the Nightingale this weekend
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Our four top literary picks for fall
Chicago Humanities Festival, Alison Bechdel, Daniel Clowes, Women’s Voices Weekend, and more
YouTube Assembly with Wendorf and Case
Chicago Underground Film Festival founding director Bryan Wendorf, and Literago editor and Reader contributor Mairead Case are guest hosts for YouTube Assembly Tuesday 12/8 at The Nightingale.