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Sandburg’s Chicago Poems: Empathy for Others and a Meaningful Sense of Place

Saturday, September 10 | 1P | Museum Auditorium | Free event

Join Professor John Hallwas’s discussion of the famous Carl Sandburg’s perspective on Chicago more than a century ago. Discover how Sandburg’s works relate to the need for fostering a sense of place or community-which remains a crucial matter for towns and counties today. Professor Hallwas has written about more than a hundred Illinois authors, including an introduction in the modern edition of Carl Sandburg’s Chicago Poems.



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