Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Jul 28, 1994
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  • Jul 28 - Aug 3, 1994
  • Vol. 23, No. 42

Arts & Culture

News & Politics

  • Essay
  • Reading: An Urban Expatriate

    Jane Hamilton, who grew up in Oak Park and settled in southeast Wisconsin, takes the rural midwest out of its Norman Rockwell frame.
  • Essay
  • On TV: Automatic Pilot

    As you watch this also-ran you realize that all the TV small towns you've ever seen are blurring into the same surreal fairy-tale world.

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