by Drew Hunt
Northwestern University hosts the retrospective "Sound & Silence: John Cage Composing Himself," the beginning of a monthlong dedication to the famous musician.
Poet Tom Pickard reads selections from his latest collection at the Lorado Taft Home in Hyde Park, presented by Chicago Review.
The exhibition "Juvenile-in-Justice," which comprises photographs by Richard Ross, is on display at Roosevelt University's Gage Gallery.
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