CANCELLED | Fireside Chat with Timuel Black and Book Grab at International House
Following the 51st commemoration of Dr. Martin Luther King's assassination, we welcome you for a fireside chat with civil rights legend 101 year old Timuel Black, AM'54, as he shares his wonderful stories about Dr. King and the Civil Rights Movement, particularly in relation to Chicago. Tim will be joined by Bart Schultz, editor of "Sacred Ground", Senior Lecturer in Humanities (Philosophy) and Director for the University of Chicago Civic Knowledge Project.
Please bring a copy of your favorite book, wrapped, and "grab" someone elses.
When ordering your ticket, you will have an option to purchase a copy of "Sacred Ground" and an opportunity during the event to get it autographed by Professor Black.
- 11:30am-12:00pm Registration and Brunch Opens-Library
- 12:00pm-12:45 Fireside chat -Coulter Lounge
- 12:45pm-1:00pm Q&A
- 1:00pm-1:45pm Book signing and optional selfie with Professor Black-Coulter Lounge
- 1:00pm-2:00pm Book Grab/Networking-Library
Learn more about the life and work of Timuel D. Black, AM'54, here.
- Alumni cost $30/Non-Alumni cost $35
- Non-Alumni in your party must pay the $35 cost
- I-House Graduate students must register with Hannah Barton firstname.lastname@example.org and have a current Univesity ID on event day
- Alumni/Non Alumni Ticket maximum per person-4
- Grad Student Complimentary ticket maximum per person-1
- You must bring a book to grab a book - book must be wrapped
This event is made possible due to a generous grant awarded from the University of Chicago Alumni Association.
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Cost: $30 per person-Alumni
$35 per person -Non Alumni
Includes Brunch and chat
Optional Cost: $24.95 Copy of Sacred Ground
Event Registration closes March 31st @ noon.
Event is limited and tickets are nonrefundable.
Current graduate students may receive complimentary tickets but registration is still required. Access on event day will require a current University ID. Please contact Hannah Barton, I-House Assistant Director Programs & Communications at email@example.com to register.
11:30AM - 2:00PM Sun 5 Apr 2020 ( Timezone: Central )
1414 E. 59th St
Chicago, IL 60637 USA
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Look Who's Coming:
MLA'98 Event Co-Host
EX'88 Event Co-Host
Alumni Club of Chicago Board President
Alumni Club of Chicago Board Programming Chair