Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | May 17, 1990
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  • May 17-23, 1990
  • Vol. 19, No. 31

Arts & Culture

News & Politics

  • Essay
  • Reading: Fare for Flying

    Snatched on the run from the shelves of an airport gift shop, a springtime selection of books for minds on vacation.
  • Miscellany
  • My Father's Voice

    I carry in my ear, carry to this day, the memory of him reading to me. Sighting a picture of Babar or a drawing by Beatrix Potter will place me, even now, if only for a moment, deep in the burrow of his lap.
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Music

City Life

  • Our Town
  • Roots

    A Report From the Third Annual Horseradish Festival

Film