Six new Chicago designers present their work to the city.
On Medill, David Protess, Mary Nesbitt, and Eric Ferkenhoff
Watch Spike Jonze and Olympia Le-Tan’s new stop-motion video, Mourir Auprès de Toi.
The evolving relationship between humans and exotic fauna, plus foxes and coyotes, Asian carp, and white-tailed deer.
A recipe from Molly O’Neill’s cookbook One Big Table.
WTTW will begin carrying Al Jazeera English
Americans now owe more than $1 trillion in student loans.
How Craigslist brought me out of the cold and into the Reader office.
So much Rollins stuff this week
Street protesters’ complaints are falling on friendlier ears than they used to.
Everything you need to know about the runways—fast.
Local soul legend’s taking Jay-Z and Kanye to court
Bassist Jason Roebke’s quartet the Combination gives one of its infrequent performances on Wednesday at the Hideout.
On Mayor Emanuel, razors, and other sharp objects.
An all-star cast flounders in Dennis Lee’s debut feature.