Film and Panel Discussion. “Lessons from the 1963 Boycott: Chicago Struggles for Quality Education Then and Now.”

When:
October 22, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where:
DuSable Museum of African American History
740 E. 56th Pl.
Contact:
773-947-0600Event website
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Film and Panel Discussion. “Lessons from the 1963 Boycott: Chicago Struggles for Quality Education Then and Now.” 6-8 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Pl., 773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org. Featuring a sneak peek at Kartemquin’s upcoming documentary on the 1963 Chicago Public Schools boycott, “63 Boycott,” and a panel discussion including University of Illinois at Chicago historian Elizabeth Todd and Chicago Teachers Union President Karen Lewis. The event marks the 50th anniversary of the boycott.