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#10Readings – May 15, 2016

In Art, Books, Chicago, Education, Events, Film, History, literature, music, news, University of Chicago on May 15, 2016 at 10:37 pm

Things I have Written

  1. Amplify Arts Conference | Voices UChicago
  2. 4 Events from 3rd Week | Voices UChicago

Books Recently Read (& Recommended)

3. The Big Short by Michael Lewis | The Financial System.  Run by honest geniuses.  Best of The Best.

4. Death from the Skies by Philip Plaitt | Clear Science Writing.  Lot of things to (not) worry about.

Found on the Internet

5. How Illinois Pays For Public Schools, $9,794 Vs. $28,639 | WBEZ |  unconscionable.

6. 2016: Age Of The On-Screen Black Superhero | Two years before #BlackPanther

7. Heads Up: More F-Bombs Being Dropped in Public, New Research Shows | It’s not just me.

8. ‘Normal America’ Is Not A Small Town Of White People | Demographics are changing, even if perceptions lag behind.

9. Columbia is first U.S. university to divest from prisons | Divestment movements remain a viable method to advance moral arguments

10. Oral history: Prince’s life, as told by the people who knew him best | One of many good stories about Prince published after his passing

 

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“Storyteller”

In Africa, Chicago, Education, Events, History, photography, University of Chicago on January 17, 2016 at 4:12 pm

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“Sunny Winter Day @ UChicago”

In Chicago, photography, University of Chicago on January 16, 2016 at 6:13 pm

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“Eight minute silent film”

In Art, Film, photography, University of Chicago on January 15, 2016 at 10:19 pm

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“RMC on a Snowy Night”

In photography, University of Chicago on January 11, 2016 at 10:57 pm

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“Junot Diaz @UChicago, Oct 2015”

In Art, Books, Events, literature, photography, University of Chicago on October 20, 2015 at 9:17 pm

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“Waiting for Ishiguro”

In Art, Books, Education, Events, literature, photography, University of Chicago on March 25, 2015 at 7:40 pm

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“Sun sets over Ratner center”

In Chicago, photography, University of Chicago on March 9, 2015 at 8:06 pm

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“Side Job: Professional Panel Moderator”

In Chicago, Education, Events, photography, University of Chicago on February 27, 2015 at 5:32 pm

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“me, myself and senator bill bradley”

In Events, History, literature, photography, University of Chicago on February 25, 2015 at 5:09 pm

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