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Articles with keyword "Chicago"

Book cover with image of Louis Armstrong and the Hot Five


Vaudevillian Jazzman

Louis Armstrong's "clarinetisms."

Image of poster from Lincoln Centennial


Lincoln’s Centennial

The year was marked by adulation.

Leon Kass


Searching for Truth: From Genesis to Genotype

Jefferson Lecturer Leon Kass describes his journey from medical school to the heart of the humanities.

Regional map of Burnham's Chicago Plan


Taming the Savage City

One hundred years later, Daniel Burnham's Plan of Chicago still inspires.

Chicago’s 1933 Century of Progress Exposition


Enchanting Reality

World's fairs during the Depression.