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Learning to love Chicago with your ears by Kerry Cardoza

Illustration by Katie Lukes

Chicago writer, Kerry Cardoza tells us about how a host of people, partners, and events in and around the Midwest Society for Acoustic Ecology address sustainability, diversity, and public engagement with the sonic environment. In addition to the upcoming Hear Below soundwalk, she mentions NON:op Open Opera Works, Christopher Preissing, Amanda Gutierrez, Norman W. Long, Anthony Janas, Todd Carter, Dan Godston, Ed Herrmann, World Listening Project, World Listening Project, World Forum for Acoustic Ecology (WFAE), Monica Ryan, Hildegard Westerkamp, Chicago Park District, the 2019 Wild Things Conference, and MSAE founder, Eric Leonardson. Read online on the Chicago Reader