Jim DeRogatis

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Co-Host, Sound Opinions

Born in Jersey City, New Jersey, the year the Beatles arrived in America, Jim DeRogatis began voicing his opinions about rock ?n? roll shortly thereafter. He is a full-time lecturer in the Professional Writing Program of the English Department at Columbia College Chicago and continues to write about popular music for WBEZ Chicago at its Vocalo blogs. Together with Greg Kot of The Chicago Tribune, he co-hosts ?Sound Opinions? ??the world?s only rock ?n? roll talk show??originating at WBEZ and distributed nationally on public radio via PRX.

Events

Thursday, October 11
Talk

Music: Tuning In, Presented by WBEZ

Music is the universal language. It transcends boundaries, celebrates culture and shapes your relationships and personal identity. From broken... read more
Speakers: Jim DeRogatis, Greg Kot, Wayne Kramer, Lupe Fiasco, Elizabeth Joy Roe, Greg Anderson, Rick Nielsen, Kathleen Edwards
Edlis Neeson Theater at the Museum of Contemporary Art 220 East Chicago Avenue

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