Thursday on Lake Effect: Bringing the DNC to Milwaukee, Filmmaker John Ridley, Poet Ed Block

Mar 7, 2018

Thursday on Lake Effect:

We speak with the leader of the drive to bring the 2020 Democratic National Convention to Milwaukee. Then, why award winning filmmaker and Milwaukee native John Ridley is gung ho about his new creative hub here, No Studios. Plus, we’ll hear from Milwaukee poet Ed Block, who has a new collection out called Seasons of Change.


  • Alex Lasry, Milwaukee Bucks senior vice president
  • John Ridley, filmmaker
  • Ed Block, poet, Seasons of Change