Thu, Nov 9 | “The Wall of Respect: Public Art and Black Liberation in 1960s Chicago” Book Release

Please join Editors and UChicago alumni Abdul Alkalimat, Romi Crawford, and Rebecca Zorach in conversation for the celebration release of The Wall of Respect: Public Art and Black Liberation in 1960s Chicago.


WATCH NOW | 2017 CSRPC Annual Public Lecture with Vijay Prashad and Adom Getachew

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Sep 22 | Chicago Tribune feature on CSRPC Affiliate Eve Ewing

"Chicago renaissance woman Eve Ewing is a poet, sociologist, closet 'Star Wars' fan and local Twitter celebrity."  Read the full profile here

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Aug 8 | Workshops imagine future for urban design at UChicago

The University of Chicago recently hosted workshops on urban design and architecture, inviting researchers from a number of disciplines. They included Profs. Theaster Gates (CSRPC Faculty Affiliate) and Christine Mehring of the University of Chicago, Walter Hood of UC Berkeley, Dana Cuff of UCLA and Julia Czerniak from Syracuse University.  Read more here

Spr17 | Cinema scholar Jacqueline Stewart explores Chicago’s changing filmgoing scene

In this University of Chicago Magazine feature, CSRPC Faculty Affiliate Jacqueline Stewart and her Chicago Film Cultures Class look at how Chicagoans experienced the movies.  Read more here

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