Anna Deavere Smith discusses her career
Anna Deavere Smith discusses and demonstrates her unique character portrayals from her works "Fires in the Mirror" and "Twilight: Los Angeles, 1992."
A sprawling conversation with R. Buckminster Fuller including his great aunt Margaret Fuller, future communication, the nature of work, human nature, and physics.
A panel of women discuss raising their families while getting welfare assistance and living in poverty in Chicago.
Discussion about Italians in Chicago
Discussing the book "Black Power and Urban Unrest" and interviewing the author Nathan Wright.
Interviewing guests at the Institute of Design memorial in Crown Hall on the campus of the Illinois Institute of Technology. The student work on view is a collaboration between the Schools of Architecture and Planning, and the Institute of Design.
Horace Cayton discusses Long Old Road: An Autobiography (part 3 of 3).
Discussing the book "Lost Chicago" with the author David Lowe.
Author and scholar Nathan Wright discusses black power and identity and his book, “Black Power and Urban Unrest.” Wright talks about the importance of identity in the Black community; leadership; violence and poverty in urban Black communities; the importance of higher education for Blacks; and the nature of power and how its creative use can bring about social change.