Good Fences Make Good Neighbors: The Last Days of Michael Reese Hospital


The winter wind whistles through the temporary chain-link fence that surrounds piles of rubble that used to be Michael Reese Hopsital. The hum of cars on Lakeshore Drive and waves on the distant beach set the backdrop for a construction zone only temporarily silenced. The dormant cranes, bulldozers, and remaining buildings of this landmark wait quietly for the workweek to begin again.

All sounds by Tim Joyce