This Bronzeville church is now a national monument

The Daily Reader

September 15, 2023

Chicago church part of Emmett Till and Mamie Till-Mobley
National Monument

Bronzeville’s Roberts Temple Church of God In Christ was the location for Emmett Till’s 1955 funeral.
by Tracy Baim | Read more

Review: Dumb Money
It’s The Big Short, but way better.

by Marah Eakin Read more →

Review: My Big Fat Greek Wedding 3
Nostalgia drives this crowded but heartwarming sequel.

by Emma Oxnevad Read more →

A superb View
Shattered Globe’s revival of Arthur Miller’s tragedy is gut-punchingly good.

by Kelly Kleiman Read more →

Don’t call Brighter Side of Darkness one-hit wonders
The R&B vocal group had a lone smash with “Love Jones” 50 years ago, but their music deserves to be judged by more than chart success.

by Steve Krakow | Read more →

Mark your calendars!

This year’s UnGala aims to bring the Reader to life and uplift Chicago’s own artists, musicians, and entertainers. Join us October 18 at Epiphany Center for the Arts. Tickets are on sale now!


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Sept. 7 – 20, 2023
Vol. 52, No. 24


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