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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

"Stopping Violence Starts With Hope"

Chicago Sun-Times
Related Grantee: John Howard Association
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"'Paper Lantern' and 'Ecstatic Cahoots,' by Stuart Dybek"

San Francisco Chronicle
Stuart Dybek, 2007 MacArthur Fellow
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Case Studies Look at Housing Preservation Efforts

The studies explore the history of properties and how they came to be preserved in Boston, Chicago, Minnesota, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. Read More