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May 2014

Book and Information Fair

May 10
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Featuring: 1001 Chicago Afternoons & Anthology of Chicago Charles Kerr Publishing Co. Illinois Labor History Society In These Times Matt Austin / The Perch New Press Read/Write Library – pop-up library Seminary Co-Op Street-Level Youth Media Third Coast Audio South Side Weekly Voice of Witness  

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Folk Family Brunch with the Young Stracke All-Stars

May 10 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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The Young Stracke All-Stars, lead by Jason McInnes, are a group of young musicians, ages 9 to 13, who play to serve as an inspiration to young musicians and their families.

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Screening: Street Level Youth Media

May 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:50 am
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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During the Studs Terkel Festival,  Street-Level Youth Media will host a session presented by its Mild Sauce webzine team about their coverage of the Chicago Music Awards. They will present some interview segments that were produced of the February 23rd event and then, citing both artistic and ethical reasons, will lead a review of some footage that they chose NOT to include in the final edit.

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Media Burn Archive’s Best of Studs, 1946-2008

May 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Eclectic and rare highlights from the largest collection of Terkel film & video in the world. The 90-minute program will run continuously throughout the festival, including a wide range of footage spanning more than six decades

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Craft Talk: Television and Film with Media Burn Archive and Museum of Broadcast Communications

May 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:50 am
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Thomas Dyja, author of The Third Coast, sits down with the Museum of Broadcast Communication’s Walter Podrazik and Media Burn Archive’s Sara Chapman and Tom Weinberg to discuss Terkel’s pioneering work in television and film. Moderated by Chicago Humanities Festival’s Alison Cuddy.

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Terkel Talk: Skilled Hands, Old and New: Illinois Labor History Society

May 10 @ 10:00 am - 10:50 am
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Susan Gzesh (Human Rights Program) sits down with Bucky Halker (illinois Labor History Society), Matthew Camp (Fight for 15), Kari Lydersen (In These Times), and Jorge Mujica (Arise! Chicago) to talk about the past and present of labor in Chicago.

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Community Dialogue: Skilled Hands, Old and New

May 10 @ 11:00 am - 11:50 am
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Chicago Studies hosts a community dialogue on the topic of work with students from the Civic Reflections Fellows program.

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Craft Talk: “Storytelling”

May 10 @ 11:00 am - 11:50 am
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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University of Chicago creative writing professor Dan Raeburn talks about the oral history genre with longtime Terkel collaborator Sydney Lewis, Smart Museum resident-artist Matt Austin, and author Audrey Petty.

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Reading: Voice of Witness

May 10 @ 11:00 am - 11:50 pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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Voice of Witness in collaboration with Oak Park and River Park High School, 826 Chicago, and other Chicagoland youth organizations hosts a reading of selections from their various oral histories on social justice issues from around the world.

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Soapbox Debates

May 10 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts,
915 E. 60th Street, Chicago, 60637
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The University of Chicago’s Institute of Politics, in partnership with the Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, curates a series of informal debates held on artist-designed soapboxes, in the spirit of the Newberry Library Bughouse Square Debates and inspired by Studs Terkel’s life and work here in Chicago.

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