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Lake Effect Weekend: Cost of Segregation, 'Bertrand Court,' Ex Fabula

This weekend on Lake Effect

A new report from the Chicago-based Metropolitan Planning Committee looks at the cost of segregation. Then, Milwaukee native Michelle Brafman returns home to talk about her latest book, Bertrand Court. Plus we have the latest episode of our storytelling series Ex Fabula.

*Note: The interview with Hillary Olson from the Milwaukee Public Museum is not included in the April 2, 2017 program, in honor of International Fact-checking Day. 


  • Alden Loury, director of research and evaluation, Metropolitan Planning Council
  • Michelle Brafman, author, Bertrand Court
  • Hillary Olson, vice president for audience and community engagement, Milwaukee Public Museum
  • Jim Spangler, essayist
  • Ex Fabula