Calendar

Jan
19
Sun
The Chicago Ensemble @ International House
Jan 19 @ 3:00 pm

The Chicago Ensemble. International House, 1414 E. 59th St.; 3 p.m.; the second program of the Ensemble’s 43rd season features all American works, including Samuel Barber’s arrangement of James Agee’s “Knoxville: Summer of 1915;” tickets are $30; for more information go to theceweb@thechicagoensemble.org

Jan
20
Mon
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Breakfast @ Hyatt Regency Chicago
Jan 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Scholarship Breakfast. Hyatt Regency Chicago, 151 E Wacker Dr.; 8 a.m. to noon; Rainbow PUSH presents the 30th annual breakfast gathering to honor students who embody Dr. King’s belief that “progress is best achieved through cooperation rather than conflict, participation rather than partisanship, and compassion and understanding rather than hatred and prejudice;” for reservations, go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-push-excel-dr-martin-luther-king-jr-scholarship-breakfast-tickets-82847748847

King Day 2020 @ DuSable Museum of African American History
Jan 20 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

King Day 2020. DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Place; 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.; free with museum admission; the museum presents a program of lectures, arts, crafts, performances and films, all curated to celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy.

Hyde Park Book Club @ Hyde Park Historical Society
Jan 20 @ 7:30 pm

Hyde Park Book Club
Monday, January 20, 2020
Hyde Park Historical Society
5529 S. Lake Park
7:30pm

Discussions with Jackie Grimshaw, former aide to Harold Washington
&
Bea Lumpkin, author of:
Always Bring A Crowd!
And
Joy in the Struggle

Jan
21
Tue
Lecture – “Re-Examining Ethnically Homogeneous Trade: A social Network Approach.” @ U. of Chicago Law School
Jan 21 @ 12:15 pm – 1:30 pm

Lecture – “Re-Examining Ethnically Homogeneous Trade: A social Network Approach.” U. of Chicago Law School, 1111 E. 60th St.; 12:15 p.m. – 1:20 p.m.; the 2020 Coase Lecture will feature Law Prof. Lisa Bernstein.