Arts advocate honored on South Side

August 29, 2011 8:32:47 PM PDT
A street sign unveiled Monday on the South Side honors a long-serving advocate for the arts.

Dr. Abena Joan Brown was given the honor for 40 years of service in creating the ETA Creative Arts Foundation which works to develop individual artists from the South Shore and South Chicago neighborhoods. .

Dr. Brown recently stepped down as the foundation's CEO.