Readings for May 29

Read Norma Faye Green’s Chicago’s StreetWise at the Crossroads: A Case Study of a Newspaper to Empower the Homeless in the 1990s.



Read the history page at the Real Change wiki.

Buy and read a Real Change and talk to a vendor.

Browse some of the street newspaper case studies written by students in previous classes.

Special Bonus Reading!

The American Prospect's Special Issue on Poverty in America




May 29 Class Discussion: Field trip to Real Change to meet vendors and staff and hear more about how Real Change works. Meet at 9:30 at the UW Van in the University Bookstore parking lot. We will leave at 9:35 sharp.