Have you been following the Chicago Reader’s Greatest Ever Chicago Book Tournament? We have, and you can guess who we’re rooting for! The last round pitted Nelson Algren’s City on the Make against Mike Royko’s Boss – what would Studs have made of that? Jerome Ludwig was tasked with this difficult decision, and even considers what he calls “the Studs Terkel factor” in making his final choice. If you haven’t already, read about what he chose and why.
And then come back to hear Studs and Nelson talk about their beloved city and Algren’s paean to it.
Speaking of love…
And we couldn’t leave out Mike Royko!