by Carl Sandburg
Here's a brief but informative intro to our man Carl.
It's a National Historic Site (where you can check out Mrs. Sandburg's goat farm).
There's a lot to learn about Sandburg.
(Or, at least, visit its official webpage.)
It's worth watching just for Sandburg's fake voices.
Check out "Chicago" as a cool music video.
"Chicago" is read in this excerpt from the PBS special.
A group-reading set against some classic photos.
Here's another reading.
From the fantastic album Illinoise
Way to rock the middle part, Carl.
Here's a look back in Sandburg's day.
Check out this view of the modern city by night.
Articles & Interviews
Get the scoop.
Read the best of Sandburg's poems here.
Check out Sandburg's stories for kids.
Movies & TV
A PBS documentary on our dude.
The Oscar-winning musical (which has nothing to do with good ol' Carl, but we highly recommend it anyway).