'The Durrells in Corfu' Recap: Three Pregnancies and a Stabbing

Daniel Hautzinger
Pregnancies abound amongst the Durrells' friends, but their timing – plus a crime of passion – means the doctor has his hands full. Leslie, Louisa, and Spyros all step in as nurses, with various degrees of experience. As usual, Larry misses it all.

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6 Controversial Instances of Artistic Censorship

Daniel Hautzinger
Freedom of speech is a fraught topic these days. Explore six infamous cases of censorship in the United States, from landmark court decisions on obscenity to the advent of parental advisory stickers to two examples of controversy from this year.

How Chicago Reversed Its River: An Animated History | The Chicago Tour with Geoffrey Baer

Learn the story of how, more than 100 years ago, Chicagoans pulled off one of the most audacious engineering feats in U.S. history.

'The Nutcracker' in Chicago

Daniel Hautzinger
Although it's now a cherished holiday tradition, The Nutcracker didn't arrive in Chicago until almost 50 years after its premiere. Numerous favorite productions have visited or made their home in the city, all with their own staunch partisans.

The History of the Chicago River | The Chicago River Tour with Geoffrey Baer

The story of the Chicago River is at turns hapless and hopeful and, like Chicago itself, it is always evolving, and never dull.

How To Explore The Chicago River: On Foot, By Boat, By Bike | The Chicago River Tour with Geoffrey Baer

There are myriad ways to explore the Chicago River and its shoreline – by boat, on foot, on a bike, or with a fishing rod in your hand.

The Chicago River: Then and Now, in Photos | The Chicago River Tour with Geoffrey Baer

See the ghosts of Chicago’s past in this collection of images taken from various locations along the Chicago River.

Inside a Church at the Forefront of Chicago’s Sanctuary Movement

Meet Emma Lozano and Pastor Walter Coleman, the spiritual leaders of Adalberto United Methodist Church in Pilsen and trailblazers in Chicago’s immigrant rights movement.


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