GARY | Legendary Chicago author Nelson Algren, author of "The Man with the Golden Arm," had a whirlwind love affair with celebrated French feminist essayist Simone de Beauvoir in the Miller Beach neighborhood.
My best friend Sue died of a brain tumor in her early fifties. Her oldest son, Joe, was killed in a car accident when he was 15. I don't think she ever got over it. Valjean McLenighan worked with me at Follett Publishing. She died of cancer, after she got to swim with dolphins, also in her l…
Writer Nelson Algren and his 1951 published essay "City on the Make" offer over his view of Chicago.
Denise DeClue is both excited and moved by news that some performances are already sold out for this month's relaunch of her partnership play with Columbia College Theatre Department's staging of "City on the Make."
Les Miserables returns to Chicago in November;Denise DeClue's "City on the Make," adapted from the works of Nelson Algren will be revived next month and Donna Blue Lachman stars as Rosa Luxemburg at Acorn.---Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor, Shore magazine.