Saturday Night Special: Cultural Blind Spots – “Must Know” Movies, Music, Literature

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On this episode of “Saturday Night Special,” Amy Guth and guests discuss cultural blind spots: movies, music, literature which is considered “must know” but we are sometimes ashamed to admit we are not drawn to. They discuss these “must know” things, who decides on what is essential to our cultural canon, cultural blind spots in Chicago, and more.

Amy’s panel of guests:

Tim Tutle, owner of The Hideout

Pat McDonald, film critic at and

Craig Kingston, literature teacher and theater director, Crystal Lake Central High School


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