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GUEST BLOG – Sean Forester on solitude and connection in the paintings at the Chicago Art Institute

GUEST BLOG – Sean Forester on solitude and connection in the paintings at the Chicago Art Institute

The man on the left sits solitary. The bartender seems to be speaking, but no one responds (the woman looks at what she is holding in her hand, and the man seems to be lost in his own thoughts). Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks creates a powerful atmosphere, a feeling of melancholy. […]

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GUEST BLOG – Gary Schoepfel welcomes you to his home field, Chicago.

GUEST BLOG – Gary Schoepfel welcomes you to his home field, Chicago.

For more than a decade, I have been globe trotting with Classical Pursuits. I’ve led book discussions on riverboats in Russia, Vietnam, and Cambodia; in cafes and restaurants in Paris, Greece, Quebec, and Santa Fe; in pastures, pubs, and B&Bs in England, Italy, Toronto, Ireland, and Key West. And although […]

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