In this week's Reader: Towering ambition | Bleader

In this week's Reader: Towering ambition


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Deanna Isaacs is all over this week's issue of the Reader. There's her informative, expertly crafted cover story on Roosevelt University's new vertical campus and the debt the school's administrators dug for themselves to build it; and there's her column for this week, about a woman who paid to take a classical music-themed cruise and, because the company went bankrupt, never went.

Ben Joravsky bemoans the immediate loss of Chicago library commissioner Mary Dempsey and the creeping loss of Chicago libraries.

In You Are Here, this week's Chicagoan is Stephanie Kuhr, a retro-lingerie maker; Neil Gale shows us the Chicago Postcard Museum; and we zoom in on Lake View, Schubas to be exact, to find out the story behind its infamous Schlitz beer sign.

And it's all domination on Savage Love this week, with honesty in a dom-filled relationship, the question of nondegrading domination, and a mom with a dom-loving son.

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