Interviews 2017-09-16T18:07:18+00:00

Community Builder Interviews

A series of quick and direct interviews with accomplished community builders in Chicago.

Learn about what they do, why they do it, and how you can get involved.

Episode 1: Kevin Coval 

Kevin Coval is a poet and community builder. As the artistic director of Young Chicago Authors, founder of Louder Than A Bomb: The Chicago Youth Poetry Festival, and professor at the University of Illinois-Chicago—where he teaches hip-hop aesthetics—he’s mentored thousands of young writers, artists, and musicians.