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May 2014

Craft Talk: Division Street with Illustrated Press

May 10, 2014 @ 4:00 pm - 4:50 pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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The Illustrated Press combines oral history and graphic art in this real-time event. Moderator, Hillary Chute, Neubauer Family Assistant Professor, Department of English, University of Chicago

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Craft Talk: Music with the Old Town School of Folk Music

May 10, 2014 @ 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Mark Dvorak & Christopher Walz represent the Old Town School of Folk Music in a very special musical reflection. With 75 years of collective experience in the arts, their body of work includes concert performances, recordings, theatre, books, education and activism. The moderated  program will include songs, discussion and recorded segments by Terkel himself.

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Craft Talk: Journalism with Community Media Workshop

May 10, 2014 @ 1:00 pm - 1:50 pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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What is “Terkelian?” A conversation with journalists about how Studs Terkel influenced their reporting.

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Making Radio with Studs & the Studs Terkel Radio Archive with WFMT

May 10, 2014 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Hear stories about working with Studs Terkel from his colleagues at WFMT 98.7 in Chicago, Studs’s artistic home for over five decades where his official title was “free spirit.” Moderated by journalist and WFMT’s Critic-at-Large Andrew Patner, this panel will feature anecdotes and recollections about Studs’s interview methods, how his oral history books grew out of his radio work, his views of media in general and what it was like to work with Studs on a daily basis.

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Craft Talk: Television and Film with Media Burn Archive and Museum of Broadcast Communications

May 10, 2014 @ 10:00 am - 10:50 am
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Thomas Dyja, author of The Third Coast, sits down with the Museum of Broadcast Communication’s Walter Podrazik and Media Burn Archive’s Sara Chapman and Tom Weinberg to discuss Terkel’s pioneering work in television and film. Moderated by Chicago Humanities Festival’s Alison Cuddy.

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Conversation with Dave Isay and Alex Kotlowitz

May 9, 2014 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Dave Isay and Alex Kotlowitz share stories, play some radio and talk about how Studs so profoundly shaped their work.

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Our Man in Chicago: Studs Terkel

May 9, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Rick Perlstein, author of 1960 political histories such as Before the Storm (2001) and Nixonland (2008), sits down with award-winning directors Haskell Wexler and Andrew Davis to discuss Studs Terkel’s role in the production of Medium Cool, as well as changes within the Left between then and now.   Moderated by Jim Chandler.

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