Author Archive for Emilie Shumway

Seitan with Soul

Last January, Yah’s Cuisine became the second vegan restaurant specializing in soul food to open on 75th Street. Located roughly three miles from its well-established predecessor, Soul Vegetarian East, Yah’s may be signaling the setting of a delicious South Side…

The Sacred Harp Club Band

Last Saturday morning, while many Hyde Parkers were still recovering from Friday night festivities, a barrage of loud choral music was spilling out of a room in the University of Chicago’s Goodspeed Hall. The gathering of the Sacred Harp singers…