I have been interviewed on television (WTTW Chicago Tonight), radio (WBEZ National Public Radio), and numerous print outlets such as the Chicago Tribune, the Chicago Sun-Times, the Pioneer Press and other local media.
The following is a sampling of my appearances.
Bylines (see also Publications):
"Lead from the Rear" and Other Thoughts from our New Executive Director (Senior Moments from H.O.M.E. blog, August 20, 2018)
Book Review: Mississippi Jail Hangings: Behind the Magnolias (Esther Muhammad) (Evanston Roundtable, May 3, 2017)
Community Organizing: Integrating a Woman's Approach (Shelterforce, February 17, 2017)
Book Review: Championing a Civil Rights Activist and Labor Leader: Nonfiction Review of “Reverend Addie Wyatt: Faith and the Fight for Labor, Gender and Racial Equality” (Marcia Walker-McWilliams), NewCity, January 20, 2017
Gail Schechter's Best Reads of 2016 (Evanston Public Library, December 12, 2016)
Chicago Fast Pitch 2019: Coaches’ Award (2nd Place)
50 Years Later, Fair Housing Movement on North Shore Marches On (Chicago Tonight, WTTW, July 23, 2015)
Housing Strategies in the Northern Suburbs, Interview with Karen Chavers, interviewed by Wanda Wells, FOX TV, January 9, 2000
Despite mandate, affluent suburbs fail to build affordable housing, WBEZ, October 12, 2015
Fair Housing Campaign in the Suburbs, WBEZ Morning Shift interview, June 1, 2015
Open Communities leader reflects on long journey as she ends run, Chicago Tribune, December 7, 2015. (if difficulty accessing, here is the article in PDF).
Holocaust Museum speakers discuss housing segregation in Chicago area, The Daily Northwestern, January 15, 2015.
Sudanese leaders learn to strategize with local community organizers in Medill Reports, May 11, 2010, and in Continuum Magazine.
Music- and Humanities-Related: