Monthly Archives: October 2011

Leisure and Entertainment in Greater East St. Louis by Dr. Anthony Cheeseboro

My project at the Institute for Urban Research examines Leisure and Entertainment in Greater East St. Louis, 1950-1995. This project looks at the evolution of social activity in the African American communities in the East Louis area.  There have been … Continue reading

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Remembering Bob Cassilly by Andrew Theising

St. Louis lost a piece of its soul recently with the unexpected passing of artist Bob Cassilly.  Cassilly was a powerhouse of creativity.  He didn’t seem to have much use for rules, and always seemed to push forward despite them. … Continue reading

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