Charlie Brown and the Great Exhibit

By Ahmed Hamad

Since its first run in newspapers like the Chicago Tribune in 1950, “Peanuts,” written and illustrated by Charles Schultz, has become one of the most beloved and recognizable comics in history. Over time, “Peanuts” characters came to life through other mediums, including animated TV specials and theater productions. More than 60 years later, Charlie Brown and the gang have come to Chicago in an exhibit that chronicles Schulz’s life.

Check out the full story by one of our Assistant Arts & Culture Editors, Trevor Ballanger, here on our website!