Lectures and Seminars
Urban History Seminars
Reception at 5:45 p.m., Dinner at 6:15 p.m., Program at 7:00 p.m.
Advance reservations for dinner are essential.
Surrogate Suburbs: Black Middle Class Aspirations at the Twentieth Century Urban Periphery
Thursday, October 23
Todd Michney, University of Toledo
Catholic School Closures and the Decline of Chicago’s Neighborhoods
Thursday, November 20
Nicole Garnett, University of Notre Dame
Stories of ’68
Wednesday, November 5, panel discussion at 6:30 p.m., reception follows
Journalist Laura Washington moderates a panel discussion that explores this pivotal decade in American music, culture, and politics. Join us as noted speakers discuss the impact and legacy of the era, followed by a Q&A with the audience. During the reception, take the opportunity to share your stories of one of the most turbulent times in our history.
Cost: $25, $15 members. Early bird special $20 until October 9