Chicago Political Conventions
Mr. Burke and Professor spoke about their new book, Inside the Wigman: Chicago’s Presidential Conventions, which examines the… read more
Mr. Burke and Professor spoke about their new book, Inside the Wigman: Chicago’s Presidential Conventions, which examines the fifty political conventions in Chicago since the Republican Convention in 1860. They also took questions from the audience. They also compared the riotous nature of the 1864 and 1968 Democratic conventions. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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