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Free Shakespeare in Chicago Parks

Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream will be performed for free in 18 Chicago parks this summer as part of the Chicago Shakespeare in the Parks program. Read More

"Fleeting Artworks, Melting Like Sugar"

The New York Times Art & Design
Kara E. Walker , 1997 MacArthur Fellow
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"'Paper Lantern' and 'Ecstatic Cahoots,' by Stuart Dybek" thumbnail

"'Paper Lantern' and 'Ecstatic Cahoots,' by Stuart Dybek"

San Francisco Chronicle
Stuart Dybek, 2007 MacArthur Fellow
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"Junot Díaz"

Financial Times
Junot Díaz, 2012 MacArthur Fellow
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"New Wave of African Writers With an Internationalist Bent"

The New York Times
Chimamanda Adichie, 2008 MacArthur Fellow
Dinaw Mengestu, 2012 MacArthur Fellow
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"Denk Holds Forth in Classic Style, On Stage and Off"

The Boston Globe
Jeremy Denk, 2013 MacArthur Fellow
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