Professor Maria Krysan Addresses Folded Map Project on the Chicago Tribune

Maria Krysan, UIC professor and head of sociology, was interviewed in a Chicago Tribune article about Folded Map, an Englewood artist’s forthcoming multimedia project showing disparities among Chicago residents while bringing together people from different sides of the city to have a conversation. Krysan, who is also affiliated with the University of Illinois' Institute of Government and Public Affairs, addresses the role of segregation in social connections and home buying, and the benefits of this type of project. (subscription required)