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Alison Cuddy
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new art in mah office!
 
Bully Blue Boo now lives in Alison Cuddy's  privet art collection.

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fashion for the masses, but custom built for each individual
Chicago designer Jamie Hayes wants to do for fashion what others have done for food: produce it locally, ethically and in collaboration with others.
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chicago hosts what's likely it's first ever ragamala!
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some pop cultural takes on the american icon and abolitionist harriet tubman
The ‘Harriet Tubman Sex Tape’ so disgusted audiences that Russell Simmons removed it from the Def Jam site. But a better solution might be more pop culture about the legendary abolitionist.
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in #drinkingbuddies the romantic comedy starring olivia wilde and jake johnson love and beer go hand in hand!
In Joe Swanberg’s romantic comedy, the beer is as real as it gets.
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I want to go see that.
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part two of my interview with the fabulous jon langford, on the appeal of the murder ballad and 'amoral' country music
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chicago's drake hotel has changed its iconic neon sign
The new LED sign is energy efficient and built to withstand Chicago’s cold temperatures and strong winds. But it’s purple.
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we love gossip. gossip columnists not so much, at least these days!
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chicago salutes its local film and media scene with a new summit
Chicago’s become more of a destination for film shoots and TV shows. Now a film and media summit will showcase local talents. ; ;
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some new art projects enliven the grand hall at chicago's union station
Most people head to Union Station to catch a train. But lately it’s also become a destination for artists.
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the staple singers thought blacks should be 'paid' not just in political rights but through some economic compensation for their slave labor. that idea has never caught fire, though many in chicago have argued it. what do you think?
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artists respond to gun violence in ways provocative and powerful
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In her circles
59 people
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70 people
Roger Alexander's profile photo
Casey Meehan's profile photo
Eric Thornton's profile photo
Marko Markewycz's profile photo
Mark Ward's profile photo
Claire Mooney's profile photo
Layne Jackson's profile photo
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  • Chicago Humanities Festival
    Associate Artist Director, present
    Alison Cuddy oversees the development of public programs for the largest humanities festival in North America.
  • Strange Brews
    Host
  • Chicago Public Media
    Host, Reporter Producer, 2001 - 2014
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Artistic Director, Interviewer, Writer, Editor. Swimmer, Night Lifer, Social Swirler.
Introduction
Alison Cuddy is the Associate Artistic Director at the Chicago Humanities Festival and co-host of the Strange Brews Podcast, a biweekly podcast exploring the culture and community around craft beer, in Chicago, the Midwest and around the world. 

For over 10 years Alison was a host, reporter and producer at Chicago Public Media, the NPR affiliate in Chicago and 3rd largest public radio station in the United States, where she covered local and national news as the host of the award-winning newsmagazine Eight Forty-Eight, arts and culture reporter, and producer of the nationally distributed program Odyssey, a daily talk show of ideas.  

Alison frequently hosts panels and conducts interviews for cultural organizations throughout Chicago, including Chicago International Film Festival, the Gene Siskel Film Center, the Illinois Holocaust Museum, the Museum of Contemporary Art and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Find Alison on Twitter @alisoncuddy


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