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Weekly Worldly Events

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A weekly roundup of upcoming cultural events in Chicago

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Written by on June 21, 2013

Weekly Worldly Events

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There’s a lot happening in this city and sometimes it can be hard to keep up. To help out, we’ve rounded up some of this weekend’s most worldly events in hopes that it will aid in the planning of your weekend. Take a look.

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Written by on June 14, 2013

“I’m an Israeli, and a Palestinian…and I believe in dialogue.”

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There was a world of music in her head growing up in Israel’s Galilee. Sting and Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen. But there was also Um Khalthoum and Fairuz plus traditional and modern Bulgarian music Like a salad of a soul’s favorites, the melodies and harmonies have been mixed and melded again and again. And […]

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Written by on March 22, 2012

ARCHIVE: Sept 28, Music Around the World with Marta Nicolas

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Your host and DJ Marta Nicholas fills in for Demetrio and others on Chicago is the World to bring to you, our listeners and readers a little more of a taste of the wonderful music being featured at this year’s Chicago World Music festival. Marta also features the show “The Merchants of Bollywood” and a […]

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