2011 Prayers for the People at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign focused on Sandburg’s Chicago Poems and blues songs from The American Songbag. Mike Adams arranged the music and Dr. Charles Peek was emcee and reader. This performance included local musicians Robin Kearton and Chris Reyman and Illinois Poet Laureate Kevin Stein and UIUC creative writer Janice Harrington.
Janice Harrington – Hope Is a Tattered Flag (Sandburg)
Kevin- Crapshooters (Sandburg)