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    Eve Ewing

    Writer, Cultural Organizer & Professor, University of Chicago

    Eve L. Ewing, Ph.D., is a sociologist of education, writer, and assistant professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration. She is the author of Electric Arches, which received awards from the American Library Association and the Poetry Society of America and was named one of the year’s best books by NPR and the Chicago Tribune. She is also the author of Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago’s South Side, 1919, the writer of Marvel Comics’ Ironheart series, and the co-author (with Nate Marshall) of No Blue Memories: The Life of Gwendolyn Brooks. Her work has been published in the New Yorker, the Atlantic, the New York Times, and many other venues.

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    Saturday, Oct 12 2019

    7 PM

    Can storytelling reshape the narrative of a city? Is meditation the key to success? Can comedy help us heal? Creativity has the power to bring us... read more
    2 hours | Talk | Harris Theater

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