Credits

Anti-War Dance, 1918
Anti-War Dance, 1918

Dedicated to Franklin Rosemont (1943-2009), historian of Chicago’s bohemia, publisher, and artist.


This essay is based on the Newberry Library—Chicago Historical Society collaborative exhibit Outspoken:  Chicago’s Free Speech Tradition, curated by Tobias Higbie and Peter Alter.  Outspoken was supported by a major grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.  For more information about the exhibit see the Outspoken website.