Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Sep 28, 2006
  • Issue of
  • Sep 28 - Oct 4, 2006
  • Vol. 36, No. 1

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • Art Imitates Meat

    Rogelio Tijerina's art is hopelessly intertwined with the food chain. Sculpture pays the bills on his free-range cattle ranch--where he casts his finest animals before they're processed--and what makes his East Village arts space possible is a restaurant

Columns & Opinion

Arts & Culture

  • Performing Arts Review
  • Whole Hog

    Shawn Pfautsch takes more than just a page from Shakespeare with his reimagining of the Appalachian blood feud.

Food & Drink

City Life

  • Our Town
  • Ra Materials

    Hundreds of artifacts from Sun Ra's Chicago years nearly wound up at the dump.


  • Movie Review
  • Young Americans

    Documentaries about John Lennon and far-right Christians both come down to a battle for the hearts and minds of the kids.