Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Aug 5, 1993
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  • Aug 5-11, 1993
  • Vol. 22, No. 43

Arts & Culture

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • Love Potion

    Can ginseng beer make men more virile? Can it make drinking more healthful? Can it make Robert Corr another pile of money?
  • Essay
  • Reading: The Empire Strikes Out

    Travel writing is still predominantly an imperial style of literature--arrogant, acquisitive, oblivious to the meanings of local custom,

Music

City Life

Film