Chicago Tonight

Eve Ewing Explores Race Riot in New Poetry Collection ‘1919’

Clip: 07/30/2019 | 10m 44s Video has closed captioning.

A new book by local poet and sociologist Eve Ewing investigates the legacy of the 1919 Chicago race riots through poetry, blending verse with historical text and archival photos.

Aired: 07/30/19

Rating: NR

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