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‘The Long Term’ uses art to connect Stateville prisoners to the outside world

"A lot of people don't think about how long-term sentencing creates a long-term struggle for freedom and a long-term loss in communities."

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All the best things happen in fall
Here are 22 of them that we’re looking forward to between now and December.

Jessica Hopper’s new book Night Moves pays homage to a bygone era in Chicago—the aughts.

Riot Fest
Ryan Segedi’s snap portraits are a spontaneous expression of the moods and personalities of the artists.

The Young Lords at 50
“We‘re not from Humboldt Park or Lincoln Park, we’re Puerto Ricans.”

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