On May 16, 2002, the Chicago Historical Society (CHS) hosted a public program for the 90th Birthday Celebration honoring Studs Terkel, CHS's distinguished scholar-in-residence and Chicago's favorite author and radio personality. Guests that honored Terkel at this special program included Chicago Tribune columnist and program host Rick Kogan, radio personality and author Garrison Keillor, actor and Lookingglass Theatre cofounder David Schwimmer, Grammy Award-winning jazz singer Kurt Elling, renowned historian Garry Wills, filmmaker and cinematographer Haskell Wexler, author Sydney Lewis, former WFMT Radio program director Norm Pellegrini, jazz singer Spider Saloff, social worker and Will the Circle be Unbroken? interviewee Hideko Tamura Snider, folk singer Jamie O'Reilly, pianist Bradley Williams, and Chicago Historical Society president Lonnie G. Bunch. For more information about the Chicago Historical Society log onto www.chicagohistory.org, or call 312-642-4600.


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