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Fireside Chat with Dr. Eve L. Ewing

Celebrate the spirit of World Social Justice Day

2021-03-01 18:00:00 2021-03-01 19:00:00 America/Chicago Fireside Chat with Dr. Eve L. Ewing Dr. Eve L. Ewing, award-winning author and assistant professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, will share perspectives on her work and the world in 2021. Lake Villa District Library

Monday, March 01
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Add to Calendar 2021-03-01 18:00:00 2021-03-01 19:00:00 America/Chicago Fireside Chat with Dr. Eve L. Ewing Dr. Eve L. Ewing, award-winning author and assistant professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, will share perspectives on her work and the world in 2021. Lake Villa District Library

Dr. Eve L. Ewing, award-winning author and assistant professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, will share perspectives on her work and the world in 2021.

Join us to celebrate the spirit of World Social Justice Day with Dr. Eve L. Ewing, award-winning author and assistant professor at the University of Chicago School of Social Service Administration, as she shares perspectives on her work and the world in 2021.  Ewing is a sociologist of education whose research is focuses on racism, social inequality, and urban policy, and the impact of these forces on American public schools and the lives of young people.  

The evening's conversation will be moderated by WBEZ's Natalie Moore. 

This year, both Ewing and Moore have been awarded the prestigious USA Fellowship, which is offered annually to a select group of artists and creatives from across the country.  Unites States Artists is a Chicago-based organization whose initiatives focus on supporting artists and their creative contributions to society and the world.  Past recipients include author Edwidge Danticat and Chicana feminist essayist Cherríe Moraga.

This event will be Interpreted in American Sign Language (ASL). 

Thank you to the independent booksellers who are supporting this event through online sales. While the virtual event will not include book signing, we encourage you to browse the selection of Dr. Eve L. Ewing and Moore’s titles at: 

The Book Bin at https://bookbinnorthbrook.indielite.org/event/fireside-chat-dr-eve-l-ewing

The Book Stall at https://www.thebookstall.com/dr-eve-l-ewing-conversation-natalie-moore

Semicolon at  https://www.semicolonchi.com/eve-ewing-lib

Presented by Addison Public Library District, Arlington Heights Memorial Library, Aurora Public Library District, Cook Memorial Public Library District, Gail Borden Public Library District, Glenview Public Library, Highland Park Public Library, Lake Villa District Library, Oak Park Public Library, Skokie Public Library, Schaumburg Township District Library and Wilmette Public Library.  

This program will be held virtually on Zoom and registration is required.  Space is limited.  

Dr. Eve L. Ewing

AGE GROUP: | Young Adults | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Author Event | Arts & Culture |

Lake Villa District Library

Phone: 847-356-7711

Hours
Mon, Apr 12 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Tue, Apr 13 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Wed, Apr 14 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Thu, Apr 15 9:00AM to 9:00PM
Fri, Apr 16 9:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Apr 17 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Apr 18 1:00PM to 5:00PM

About the branch

Connect with Lake Villa District Library and discover all it has to offer---best-selling books, award-winning movies and music, access to digital content and activities for people of all ages. Plus free Wi-Fi and space to meet, study and work.
First established in 1949, Lake Villa District Library serves Lake Villa Township and those who live within the township’s boundaries; including the communities of Lake Villa, Lindenhurst, portions of Round Lake Beach, Round Lake Heights and Antioch.  The population served is approximately 40,000.

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