Chicago Humanities Festival returning to Hyde Park this Sunday

The Chicago Humanities Festival (CHF) will return to Hyde Park for the eighth year this Sunday, Oct. 26.

Twelve events will take place, beginning at 11 a.m. and ending at 7 p.m., at the Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., with topics ranging from Hannah Arendt’s work to J. Edgar Hoover’s surveillance of African American literature. Featured speakers include U. of C. Institute of Politics Executive Director Steve Edwards and anthropologist Marshall Sahlins.

Event admission prices range from $5 to $20, with discounts for students, teachers and CHF members. For more information, or to buy tickets, visit