Ben Austen, High Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing

Ben Austen, a journalist from Chicago, is the author of High-Risers: Cabrini-Green and the Fate of American Public Housing. He is co-host of the podcast Some of My Best Friends Are…, and he is currently at work on a narrative nonfiction book about parole boards and the country’s practices around crime and punishment.

Sign up for Printers Row Lit Fest updates