1968 Chicago events.

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UPDATED! Public Media Institute, in partnership with Illinois Humanities. has planned a series of late summer events marking the 50 year anniversary of the Democratic National Convention protests in August 68.

Please RSVP to the facebook events and invite your friends! We can’t wait to see you there!

FRIDAY AUG. 17

11 am – 1 pm Hitting Left Radio Show @ lumpenradio.com

https://www.facebook.com/events/593861194306861/

6 – 9pm opening reception for “Scenes of Resistance in 1968 Chicago: The Photo Archive of K. Kofi Moyo” @ The Research House for Asian Art

https://www.facebook.com/events/185851865623148/

THURSDAY AUG. 23

7 – 9 pm “Flight of the Pigasus” @ Maria’s Packaged Goods and Community Bar

https://www.facebook.com/events/426897691157978/

FRIDAY AUG. 24 – MONDAY AUG. 27

7:30 pm all nights “The Radicalization Process” by The Hinterlands @ Co-Prosperity

https://www.ilhumanities.org/events/the-radicalization-process/

SATURDAY AUG 25

5 – 9 pm Pigasus Beer Release and Pat Thomas reading from “Did It! From Yippie To Yuppie: Jerry Rubin, An American Revolutionary.” @ Marz Community Brewing Co.

https://www.facebook.com/events/201667637195422/

SUNDAY AUG. 26

Chicago 68 Trolley Tour @ Chicago History Museum. SOLD OUT

chicagohistory.org/event/chicago-68-trolley-tour

TUESDAY AUG. 28

9am – 12 pm “The Whole World is Still Watching” panel

@ UIC Great Cities Institute, 750 S. Halsted St., East Illinois Room

greatcities.uic.edu/event/the-whole-world-is-still-watching

WEDNESDAY AUG. 29

7-9 pm “Speaking to the Devil: Adversarial Styles in American Politics from Buckley and Vidal to Today” with The Point Magazine @ Co-Prosperity Sphere

https://www.facebook.com/events/450890175379182/

FRIDAY AUG. 31

6 – 10 pm Opening for “Work for the People (or Forget About Fred Hampton)” @Co-Prosperity Sphere

https://www.facebook.com/events/1855296711444560/

SUNDAY, SEPT 16,

2 -6pm “Chicago Overground: Live on Worldwide FM” @ Co-Prosperity Sphere

https://www.facebook.com/events/2043409879066981/

MAY – SEPTEMBER 2018

Unfinished Business: 1968-2018

Uri-Eichen Gallery, 2101 S. Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60608

uri-eichen.com

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