Tonight on Extension 720: We explore language, poetry and performance. Avery R. Young released an album and a book at the same time. The great Chicago poet performs live with his band. Michael Warr talks about how his new book “Of Poetry & Protest: From Emmett Till to Trayvon Martin.” Also Storycatchers Theatre wants to improve the communication between youth and police. How? By role playing with police cadets. And Lulu Wang is in studio to discuss her new film “The Farewell.” It’s Extension 720 with Justin Kaufmann.
This is the podcast for Extension 720. The show originates from Chicago on WGN Radio and features newsmakers, tastemakers and trailblazers. Hosted by award-winning broadcaster Justin Kaufmann, this talk show/audio magazine goes in-depth to help you better understand the city (and world) that you live in.