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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)
(broadcasting on the “poetry is powerful” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)
Mike Stephen talks to Mick Dumke about his new show at The Hideout, chats with the poetry coach at Team Englewood about his team’s local popularity recently, and analyzes CNN’s “Chicagoland” with the Chicago Justice Project.
Mick Dumke– Senior Writer at the Chicago Reader
We all know Mick is a great reporter, but now he gets his chance to co-host a political roundtable called First Tuesdays at The Hideout (1354 W. Wabansia) every first Tuesday of the month starting April 1st.
Dave Stieber– History teacher and poetry coach at Team Englewood Community Academy
Last week we heard students from Englewood perform a group poem that talks directly to the mayor about their neighborhood vs. the other Chicago. This week we hear from the students’ poetry coach.
Students from Englewood performing at Metro
Tracy Siska– Executive Director of the Chicago Justice Project
CNN is airing it’s series called Chicagoland. The CJP has taken issue with some of the information (or lack thereof) has been presented. We get the details.
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