Chi DNA - Art in Activism
Chicago Drill 'n Activism (Chi DNA for short) is SoapBox's newest project. With the academic portion of it complete, SoapBox looks to incorporate micro-documentaries, research, editorial pieces, podcast episodes, social media, photography, and a feature length documentary to tell the story of Chicago's DNA.
Check out more at Chi-DNA.com
Guest: Charles Preston
Charles Preston is a southside Chicago activist and creator of #ChurchOnThe9, a street open mic for Chicago artists and the Chatham community every Sunday. Charles played a pivotal role as an organizer during the #SaveCSU campaign, and has worked with BYP100, BLM Chicago, and is a member of TEMBO.
Charles' Medium Page