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Mary Ann Cain’s South Side Venus: The Legacy of Margaret Burroughs takes readers on a journey of the extraordinary productive life of curator, artist and activist Margaret Burroughs. The long-awaited biography draws on author-based interviews, as well as interviews with peers, colleagues, friends and family, and extensive archival research at the DuSable Museum, the Art…

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Five Chicago business leaders were honored with Black United Fund of Illinois “Living Legends/Passing the Torch©” Award The Black United Fund of Illinois honored five extraordinary Chicago entrepreneurs at its 13th Annual “Living Legends/Passing the Torch©” Awards Benefit on Saturday, October 5, 2013, at The DuSable Museum of African American History in Chicago. The evening’s activities included…

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