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Fri., Mar. 24, 2017

Spring Festival of Eastern European Dance and Music

One of the largest festivals in the U.S. showcasing the folk music, dance, and culture of the Balkans and Eastern Europe, this festival attracts enthusiasts from all over the country. Guided by master dance teachers and inspired by virtuoso musicians you’ll dance, sing, and jam all weekend long! Be enthralled by splendid performances of music and dance at the Saturday evening concert. Sample mouth-watering delicacies prepared by expert Balkan cooks. Finally, don’t miss the Sunday evening post-festival dinner and party.

Tue., Apr. 04, 2017

Chicago Quarterly Review Literary Reading: The South Asian American Issue

Join us on April 4, 2017 as contributors to the South Asian American issue of the Chicago Quarterly Review read excerpts from their work published in the issue. Featuring award winning authors, including S. Afzal Haidar, Faisal Mohyuddin, Dipika Mukherjee, Toni Nealie, Ravibala Shenoy, and Sachin Waikar. The event will be moderated by Elizabeth McKenzie. 

Thu., Apr. 06, 2017

Anti-Racism, “White Fragility” and the “Third Reconstruction” with Dr. A. Breeze Harper

Join International International House Global Voices Program and The University of Chicago Animal Welfare Society to welcome Dr. A. Breeze Harper for her talk Anti-Racism, "White Fragility" and the "Third Reconstruction" a Critical Race and Vegan Praxis of Survival, Resistance, and Hope

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