Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | May 26, 1988
  • Issue of
  • May 26 - Jun 1, 1988
  • Vol. 17, No. 32

Arts & Culture

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • Is Anybody Watching?

    Chicago has quietly acquired one of the best public-access TV systems in the country. All it lacks is a public.
  • Essay
  • Reading: Artists in Dreamland

    Bill Watterson's Calvin and Hobbes has a lot in common with the classic Little Nemo strips of the early 1900s. And despite the limits imposed on them, both have a lot in common with great American literature.

Music

City Life

  • Our Town
  • Arenaball

    Who needs Rams or Dolphins when you can have Gladiators and Bruisers?

Film