Chicagoverse 158 - Jessi Roti (Chicago Tribune)

Chicago journalist Jessi Roti makes her Dynasty Podcasts debut, in an interview recorded at Virgin Hotels in Chicago.

Roti recalls how Almost Famous served as career inspiration at an early age, and reveals how veteran Chicago music journalist Greg Kot became a mentor early in her journey. The writer also shares her approach to choosing and pitching a story concept at the Chicago Tribune, and speaks on the challenges of being a journalist in Chicago’s ever-changing and frequently perilous media industry.

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