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The Weekly Special concluded its production in fall 2018; the page below is an archive.

WTIU continues its exploration of the Hoosier state with a new series, Journey Indiana.


Street of Dreams: Jazz on Indiana Avenue – The Decline of an Era

After forty years as a center of culture and music, Indianapolis' jazz haven, Indiana Avenue, crumbled under the weight of economic downturn and desegregation.

To learn more about jazz’s incredible history in Indiana, go to WFIU’s “Nightlights” program page:

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