Self Education Forum @ Hyde Park Arts Center
May 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Self Education Forum 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. Hyde Park Arts Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave. 773-324-5520.Join Jim Duignan for an informal conversation on self education. Self-Education practices are ways of learning akin to the methods we used during our youth—observation, building to think, disciplining ourselves, and imagining outside the confines of school. The evenings will include a charrette to write, draw, record, gather, and develop ideas and material for the next issue of The Trans Action Newspaper. Trans Action, Dialogues In Trans Disciplinary Practice, Issue #3 On Self Education, is a joint newspaper project between Chicago And Dublin, Ireland that exchanges civic and socially engaged ideas and histories between our cities, organized by Jim Duignan and Fiona Whelan. If you have any questions, please contact Jim at

Lead Zine Folding Gathering @ Hyde Park Art Center
May 24 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Lead Zine Folding Gathering. Noon – 3 p.m. Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave. 773-324-5520. The Chicago ACT Collective will host a Lead Zine Folding gathering where the public is invited to hang out, fold zines, and discuss water rights. This event is led by William Estrada and is held in conjunction with “Public School.”