Why is Chicago called the “Windy City?” Hint: it has nothing to do with the weather!
With its pioneering architecture, robust literary tradition, vibrant jazz and blues scene, history of political corruption, crime and racial segregation, Chicago stands at America’s geographical and cultural crossroads.
In this course we will examine the complexity of the third-largest city in the United States through the lens of its cultural production (architecture, art, film, music, theater and current events).
This course is designed for learners with an Advanced or Proficiency level of English.
Language skills developed include: